News about the reduction in fuel prices falls like a music to the ears of petrolheads but don’t swoon away as they have other ways around to save and reduce emissions. Termed as ‘hypermiling’, these ways help the hypermilers to get the most out of their cars. The search for the most economical car would never end, rather the idea to convert your current car into an economical one seems perfect. Before moving further, let’s first get acquainted with the terminology – hypermiling – that sounds heavy but in reality is simply a mixture of smart yet easy tricks.
It is a range of varied driving techniques that petrolheads adopt to improve the mileage of the car or in simple terms the techniques that enhances the number of kilometers/miles covered per litre of fuel. Simply reappraise the way you handle your vehicle and drive and see the positive effect.
According to Energy Saving Trust, you can enhance the fuel efficiency of your car by changing up a gear ahead of 2,500 revolutions in a petrol car whereas the limit is only 2,000 for a diesel car. It has been proved that this technique helps in saving up to 15% of the fuel.
Before ending, one tip that might fascinate the motorists as well as the fashionistas – “Don’t drive in big shoes, as they take away the sensitivity you need with the throttle.”