Research Helps Drivers Cut Fuel Use

Feb 8, 2011 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Science, Industry and Business

Study by researchers at UC Riverside's College of Engineering Center for Environmental Research and Technology shows real-time eco-driving can cut fuel consumption up to 6 percent Ever wonder how much fuel you can save by avoiding stop-and-go traffic, closing your window, not using air conditioning or coasting toward stops? Research at the ...

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Lon Rocke

Paradise, CA

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Judge it!
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Feb 9, 2011
 
OR, wonder how many wrecks you can cause by "coasting toward stops?"
liner

Elmont, NY

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Feb 10, 2011
 
Most of this stuff is "pie-in-the-sky". Yes, you can certainly practice good common sense driving methods, but out in the real world (at least on Long Island!) slowing down without an obvious reason will put a pizzed off 18 wheeler on your trunk lid.

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