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Save 30% off your commute cost and decrease your stress level

Posted on:
Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
Author:
Ken

You can easily save 30% off your commute cost simply by driving slower. What does 30% mean to you? ┬áIf it means $30/month, that’s $360/year, or $3600 over the life of the car (assuming a 10 year life) I collected some driving and energy usage data in my electric MR2 and confirmed that by simply [...]

Posted in Efficiency, EV Club, MR2EV, Range | 2 Comments »

Better range with low rolling resistance tires?

Posted on:
Friday, December 14th, 2012
Author:
Ken

I have been a cheap skate and trying to extend the life of the old tires (9 years) on the MR2 to get as much use out of them as possible. It recently started raining in California, and the car has hydroplaned a couple of times already, yet I stil haven’t taken the time to [...]

Posted in Efficiency, Low Rolling Resistance, Maintanence, Tires | 2 Comments »