Does a Hybrid Make Numerical Sense?

An interesting math challenge is to try to figure out if buying a hybrid vehicle will actually save you money. It requires finding the vehicle prices, making assumptions about fuel prices, looking up fuel economy estimates, estimating how far you drive annually and to be accurate, you should figure out what percentage of your driving…

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Goodyear’s Tips for Summer Driving

Millions of people are planning summer vacation trips that involve driving throughout many parts of North America. Some are heading to the beach or a lake house, others to a national park or family reunion, and there are countless additional destinations being mapped. During this time of heightened driving, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company…

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Americans Prefer Fuel Economy to New Technology

According to Harris Interactive’s 2010 AutoTECHCAST study, conducted between April 6, 2010 – April 26, 2010, there is greater demand for technologies that provide enhanced fuel economy of existing gasoline driven engines at a lower initial cost, than higher priced alternate fueled engines. Harris Interactive says that one in five Americans indicate they would be…

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