Fuel Saving Tips
The cost of fuel continues to increase, with motorists across the country looking for ways on how to cut back on fuel expenses. While you may not be able to control the cost of gas in your area, you can seek out new ways to get the most miles out of your fuel and help the planet. Check out these tips to get started!
Perform regular maintenance
Maintenance will help to keep your vehicle running efficiently and by fixing minor faults early, you can stop them becoming large repair bills. Keep a close eye on oil levels and stay topped-up.
Lighten the load
It stands to reason that lightening your load means your engine won’t have to do as much work. Start by emptying your trunk of all things that you don’t need (keep your emergency kit and spare tire).
Make sure that your car’s tires are inflated to the manufacturer’s recommended PSI. Not only will you enjoy better road handling and more miles to the gallon, but your tires will enjoy a longer life.
Read the road
Keep an eye on what’s happening up ahead so that you can respond in a timely manner and avoid unnecessary braking and accelerating. Anticipating moves makes for safer driving – and you’ll cut down on fuel consumption.
Do you ever run some errands from point A to point B, only to find out when you’re home that you need to go back to point A? Make smarter journey decisions to cut down on mileage and fuel consumption. With so many online resources and smartphone apps, planning ahead has never been easier.
These tips will help you to save money at the pump! With savings in mind, contact Lofgren Agency to find out how you can save money on auto insurance without compromising on coverage.