Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Get 10% cash back on your gas purchases

Did you know that some credit cards offer cash back rewards. Some offer as much as 5% rebates on purchases of gas. At $3.20 per gallon you would be getting a $.16 reduction per gallon. What our though some credit cards only allow you so much cash back per year and then you don't receive any additional rebate.

Stay tuned to this blog for more resources to save gas, reduce your fuel cost, improve your gas mileage.

Thursday, August 25, 2005

Top 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Cars for 2005

The 10 most fuel-efficient cars currently sold in the U.S. with the exception of the Plymouth Neon are all transplant cars, the Pontiac Vibe is made by the GM/Toyota joint venture. Fuel economy is calculated based on the following 55 percent of city mpg rating plus 45 percent of highway mpg rating. The rating for each vehicle below is expressed in mpg as a city/highway ratio. Whats kinda of amazing is the Honda Civic Hx which gets 44 mpg on the highway. This is almost as good ad the VW Golf which has a diesel engine.

Thursday, August 04, 2005

Slow down and improve your gas mileage

Did you know that aggressive driving (speeding, rapid acceleration and braking) wastes gas. It can lower your gas mileage by 33 percent at highway speeds and by 5 percent around town. Sensible driving is also safer for you and others, so you may save more than gas money.

For the complete story on driving tips go to: http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/driveHabits.shtml