With elevated gas prices and the summer travel season in full swing, Americans are looking for ways to save at the pump. Ford has some quick tips for all consumers, suggesting changes to their driving behavior. Fuel-efficiency experts agree that learning to drive differently can increase fuel efficiency. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, aggressive driving behaviors such as rapid acceleration, speeding and braking can lower gas mileage significantly. Sensible driving not only helps conserve precious fuel resources while saving money, it's also safer for all drivers.
FORD CALLS IT ECODRIVING - ECONOMICAL BECAUSE IT SAVES MONEY AND ECOLOGICAL BECAUSE IT IS BETTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT. FOLLOWING ARE SIMPLE TIPS FROM FORD THAT ANY DRIVER CAN USE:
SOURCE: Ford Motor Company, http://www.ford.com