When gas prices go up, people will do anything to increase fuel efficiency, including using magnets to “align” gasoline molecules—according to Popular Mechanics. This myth is just one of many that claims to make your car run more efficiently – but does it really?… Continue reading
In part one of our vehicle myth busting series, we showed that, despite what you were taught as a young driver, idling your car wastes more gas than turning it off for a few minutes. Continuing our auto myth busting series, we bring you a question of coasting:
Myth: “Coasting down hills in neutral saves gas.”
This myth feels true.… Continue reading
Welcome to first installment of our ‘Busting Common Car Myths’ series, where we’ll be examining popular car myths and testing their accuracy.
Myth: “Turning off a car then restarting it wastes much more gas than letting it idle for a few minutes.”
It seems possible.… Continue reading