The Chevy Volt has been named as the 2011 Motor Trend Car of the Year. This is one of the most prestigious rewards given in the auto industry. It goes to show that electric cars have become mainstream and widely accepted.
Ford developed eco-friendly driving technologies to teach drivers how to maximize their vehicles’ fuel efficiency. These are helpful, especially now, when the fuel prices are on the rise. These eco-friendly tools are easy to use and save time help drivers save money. Since 2008, Ford has launched green driving technologies designed to inform the consumers [...]
Because of rising fuel costs and the environmental damage caused by an excess of carbon dioxide emissions, car owners are looking for alternatives. Oil prices continue to rise and its supply continues to dwindle. This is one reason why some people are interested on owning a hybrid car. Hybrid cars are becoming more and more popular as time goes by. And as the technology improves, hybrid cars become more affordable. It will not be long before we begin to see that most cars on the road are hybrids.
Hybrid cars are the talk of the talk these days. They are featured every day in some major newspaper or on a television network. Car manufacturers are churning out new hybrid models every so often, and people are lining up to get their hands on one.
Up until now, the U.S. market hasn’t really embraced hybrid cars, mostly because they come with such big price tags attached. But with gas prices taking a bigger bite out of the family budget each week, more and more drivers are considering hybrids, due to of their promise of lower fuel consumption.
fill from Crestock Royalty Free Images These days everyone is talking about the cost of gas and how to save on it. The easiest way to cut gas costs is by cutting gas consumption. Slowing down, avoiding stop-and-go traffic, and other maxims of sensible driving will result in gas mileage improvements that pay off in [...]
Driven by rising fuel costs, more and more drivers are giving up their vehicles in favor of bicycles, scooters, or public transit. But there can be drawbacks. Sometimes buses, subways and bicycles just won’t get you where you need to go — or carry what you need to carry. Sometimes, you really need a car. [...]
One of the oldest and most -contested bits of advice for saving on gas is that by filling up your tank in the morning, when it’s cool, you’ll get more gas for your money. The idea is that a gallon is a gallon is a gallon, but when you’re talking about gas, what’s inside that [...]
Car Fuel Tank from Crestock Stock Photos Gas Prices Rise and “Wanna-Be” Hypermilers Fall Prey To Gas-Saving Gimmicks The cost of gas in the United States, traditionally priced very low compared to the rest of the world, have been rising for the last two years. Market forecasts say they won’t be going down anytime soon [...]