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3 Fuel-Saving Driving Tips
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3 Fuel-Saving Driving Tips

Do you spend more time and money at the gas station than you wish you did? While the only way to avoid gas stations completely is to drive an EV, you can cut down on the trips you make there by following these fuel-saving driving tips.  Don’t drive aggressively Sudden braking, quick acceleration, and speeding can all cause your fuel supply to deplete faster. At highway speeds, your gas mileage can decrease by up to 30 percent, and in stop-and-go traffic, it can go down as much as 40 percent. Consider getting a driver feedback device to become a more sensible driver. Follow the speed limit Once you hit speeds of 50 mph, your gas mileage typically starts to decrease at a quicker rate. While you can’t avoid going above 50 mph on the highway, you should make sure to follow the...