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Qantas develops Hypermiling program to cut its fuel bill by $40 million a year

The Australian airline Qantas has taken airborne Hypermiling to a new level by developing a program which could cut its fuel bill by as much as $40 million a year. The airline has spent the last five years and millions

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Fuel prices rocket with highest monthly rise in at least 18 years say the RAC

According to a press release from the RAC, fuel prices in the UK rose at their highest rate in May since their records began. As of today, average fuel prices across the UK show unleaded retailing at 129.2p/l whilst diesel commands

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Hypermiling Tesla Model 3 breaks record with 606 miles on a single charge

In an epic showcase of Tesla’s Model 3, a hypermiling duo from the states managed an incredible 606 miles from a single charge. The record-breaking feat saw the Model 3 embark on a 32-hour hypermiling marathon around a closed 1-mile

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UK Fuel prices hit 18 month high – Diesel up £10 a tank

According to a report by the RAC  the price of petrol and diesel has risen to its highest level since July 2015. December alone saw a 3p price hike following the production cuts announced by Opec which will see oil production

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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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BBC Watchdog goes Hypermiling with Matt Allwright

Hypermiling has once again gone “mainstream” bringing Hypermiling to the masses. This time BBC’s own Watchdog takes to the road with their take on fuel efficient driving. This rather tongue in cheek challenge pits wanna be Hypermiler Matt Allwright against one tank

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