Tag: fuel economy

102 Posts

Don't Expect Great Gas Mileage from a Truck
Dec 03, 2019

Don't Expect Great Gas Mileage from a Truck

Dear Car Talk

It won 't be a gas-sipper, but these tips might help

fuel economy tires Ford F-150 2008

 Can My New Lexus Actually Save Me Money?
Sep 06, 2019

Can My New Lexus Actually Save Me Money?

Dear Car Talk

Moving from premium to regular pads this reader's coffee fund.

gasoline fuel economy high performance Lexus ES 350

He Doesn't Love the Buick
Mar 12, 2019

He Doesn't Love the Buick

Dear Car Talk

Learn the signs of an imminent trade-in ploy!

gasoline marital advice buying fuel economy Buick Rainier 2004

Oct 02, 2018

What's Really Left in the Tank When the Gauge Reads "E"?

Dear Car Talk

I've always heard that when the gas gauge is on "E," there are still a few gallons in the tank. Is this true?

fuel economy

Why the Trend in Lookalike SUVs?
Aug 28, 2018

Why the Trend in Lookalike SUVs?

Dear Car Talk

Car styling is largely dictated by two factors.

design safety fuel economy

Diminished Mileage Has Many Possible Causes
Jan 30, 2018

Diminished Mileage Has Many Possible Causes

Dear Car Talk

Steve wants to rein in his Explorer's appetite.

fuel economy Ford Explorer 2003

Alloy wheel
Dec 07, 2017

Will Alloy Wheels Improve Mileage and Handling?

Dear Car Talk

Jesada's Jetta might look better but would she notice any other changes?

wheels fuel economy Volkswagen Jetta 2013

Winter to Blame for Gas Mileage Plunge
Jun 27, 2017

Winter to Blame for Gas Mileage Plunge

Dear Car Talk

Donald has the same driving habits all year, but his Civic is more frugal with gas during the summer. What's the reason behind his winter of discontent?

fuel economy Honda Civic Sdn 2016