Ask the expert – Our top fuel saving tips No.2

Watch your speed and see your fuel usage drop Driving at faster speeds uses more fuel.

Where possible, reduce your speed and you’ll use less fuel for the same journey.

Avoid high speeds – The faster you go, the more wind resistance you encounter. This forces your car to consume more fuel just to maintain speed.

As little as 5mph (12kmph) can affect fuel economy by up to 23%.

Driving at 60mph uses up to 9% less fuel than driving at 70mph.

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