Four Tips On How To Get The Best Gas Mileage [List]
Gas prices are at a six year high. Here are some tips to help you increase your gas mileage and save a little money.
- Buy quality fuel – Lower discount brands may save you a few cents, but it contains a higher level of ethanol, which burns at a faster rate.
- Try to avoid blasting the air conditioner in stop-and-go city driving – This causes the engine to work harder and consumes more fuel.
- Avoid excessive idling – The best way to warm up a vehicle is to drive slowly until it reaches proper operating temperature.
- Use cruise control – cruise control maintains a constant speed, therefore reducing fuel consumption.