Following the maintenance schedule in your owner’s manual is a great way to ensure your vehicleis working at its best efficiency. Changing things like the filters regularly helps reduce emissions compared to a poorly maintained vehicle. Go green and learn more from the Young Drivers Eco Driving Videos and Tips series.
Take off roof racks when they are not in use. Remove excess gear from your vehicle if it is not needed. The more weight you add, the more fuel you use. A Green Driving Tips Handout and great eco videos are available from driving school Young Drivers of Canada for free..
Aim for smooth and steady. Aggressive use of the gas and brake eats up fuel. Remember to leave extra space in front of you to give more time and space to help you adjust to slowing traffic ahead. Avoiding a stop will help with fuel consumption. When it comes to gas mileage, you will get […]
With the exception of when you are driving, if you are stopped for more than 10 seconds, shut off your engine. Make sure your vehicle is parked safely then shut it down. You will use less fuel to restart your vehicle than leaving it idling. More fuel efficiency tips available from the Young Drivers Eco […]
Earth Day is Monday, April 22nd and provides a great opportunity for action and results. To help Canadians go green, driving school Young Drivers of Canada launched their Eco Driving video series and tips to challenge Canadians to get eco. Save on gas mileage and save money throughout the year. Check out the series of […]