Cutting Weight: How Much Gas Does it Save?
And despite idealistic notions of an entire nation driving Honda Fits, it won’t happen—too many people really do need midsize ... That improves fuel consumption by 11 or 12 percent. A second study, from Ibis, then compared the cost-effectiveness ...
Best used cars under 2000 dollars: How to find a deal
“We get one every once in a while,” said Bob Howard Chevrolet Salesperson John Mullens on his selection of used cars under 2000 dollars. “We will stick it on our lot before it goes to the auction”. The truth is dealerships don’t make much ...
How Much Did The Average American Household Spend On Gas This Year?
But how much do you spend on gasoline a year ... 8.4 percent of median household income--the highest percentage in almost three decades, since the 1981 fuel crisis. That's sharply higher than the average over the last 10 years, which was 5.7 percent.
Power for Pennies: Build a 400hp Chevy LS Motor for Under $1200
You will need to purchase a car intake, cable throttle body, injectors and fuel rail to replace these parts. The average price for all of these pieces is about $150. The truck accessories sit much further ... a great build for a fairly low cost.
Gas vs. diesel vs. hybrid: Which car engine is best for you and the environment?
The cost ... of diesel’s efficiency is lost to the higher price of fuel. Also, you should decide how much you want to rely on government fuel economy ratings. “Your mileage may vary” is a common footnote, and for good reason: it really does.