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Our Weekly Hypermiling Tip #10: Parking

Most people don’t take parking into consideration when thinking about fuel consumption. Many lazy motorists try to park in the most convenient place possible that will mean the shortest walk possible for their fat little legs. In reality, your choice

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Our Weekly Hypermiling Tip #9: Bangernomics

Cars are often seen as a status symbol, if you are successful: you have a nice car. Most of us strive to have the newest, shiniest and most expensive steed that they can afford, with many stretching themselves beyond their means. This

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Our Weekly Hypermiling Tip #8: Tune in, Turn off

High concentration is the key to becoming a successful Hypermiler, I would even go as far to say that it requires more concentration to Hypermile effectively than to drive fast. Not only will lack of concentration keep you from getting

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Our Weekly Hypermiling Tip #7: Shop around

Many moons ago, before the internet and maybe even before Friends reunited – finding the best price for your car insurance or buying a new car was a mission in itself. This unpleasant task required either a large scotch and the

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Black cabs to become green?

The black cab cab is an iconic symbol of all things British and with the help from an ambitious trial by the RSA, they could be turning green. A handful of our fair capital’s “cabbies” are set to have “spring-o-meters”

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Our Weekly Hypermiling Tip #6: Drafting

Drafting has been used in motor sport since it first began. The aerodynamic advantages of allowing the driver in front to cut you a path through the air is a commonly used technique used to aid over taking. In the

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Our Weekly Hypermiling Tip #5: Your route matters

The shortest or quickest route might be the best when you are trying to Hypermile. Hypermiling is all about driving smoothly, when you are stuck in traffic or having to stop start about town you are NOT driving smoothly. Taking a

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