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Our top 5 summer Hypermiling / fuel saving tips

With temperatures set to soar later this week we thought it would be a good time to revise our Top Summer Hypermiling / Fuel saving tips for 2017.  The biggest factor to take into account during our “limited” summer months

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Peugeot secures victory at the 2015 MPG Marathon

Peugeot has secured victory at this years MPG Marathon with their fuel sipping Peugeot 208 Active Blue HDi. Piloted by MPG Marathon veteran and thee-time former champion, Mick Linford the French hatch back managed an average of 104.5mpg over 385 miles. The result represents

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RAC survey reveals that company car drivers are more likely to be hypermiling

A survey conducted by the RAC has found that 40 percent of company car drivers actively changed their driving behaviour to improve their fuel efficiency, compared to just 27% of the general public. Whats more interesting is that 66 percent of company car drivers activity monitored their

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GM’s Dynamic Skip Fire technology could see 15% mpg improvement [with Video]

Cylinder deactivation has been around in one form or another for many a year. Back in ’81 GM’s Cadillac L62 V8-6-4 was one of the first engines of its type to enter production. Fast forward to present day and the technology

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White House teams up with NASCAR to promote fuel efficient tyres

You wouldn’t instantly put Nascar and fuel efficiency together but in this bizarre partnership, the White House and America’s favorite motorsport have teamed up to promote fuel efficient tyres. According to figures from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,  its

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Self-driving, fuel saving lorries could hit the streets by 2015

Driverless lorries could hit the mean streets and motorways of the UK if testing is successful. The lorries will travel in a tight convoy, connected by wifi and utilising an array of sensors and cameras to keep them (and other

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Automakers join forces to increase fuel efficency

The east’s finest car makers are joining forces to help develop engines and push the boundaries of fuel efficiency. The alliance includes Toyota, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, Subaru, Mitsubishi, Suzuki and Daihatsu and will see the formation of AICE or Research Association of Automotive Internal Combustion Engines. The group will be investing 1

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