Energy efficient driving- benefit your business by driving more efficiently

It is all well and good providing your employees with the most energy efficient company car that your business can afford, but if they do not know how to drive in a sensible manner then all of the cost savings that you hope to make will not be achievable. Today we will focus here brief information about energy efficient driving.

The marketplace has hundreds of suitable cars which promise excellent miles per gallon figures and low CO2 emissions. However, how should these vehicles be driven in order to get the most out of them?

As well as cutting the amount of fuel you use by changing your driving technique you will be able to reduce the wear and tear on your car – giving you more time on the road and less in the garage waiting for your motor to be fixed.

Energy efficient driving
Energy efficient driving

Gear shifting

Gear changing is one of the main areas where energy efficient driving can be achieved – shifting to a higher gear as soon as possible means that the engine will be operating at lower speeds and therefore consuming less fuel.
It is advised that gears should be changed up between 2,000 and 2,500rpm. Continue reading “Energy efficient driving- benefit your business by driving more efficiently”