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Old 07-02-2008, 06:27 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by ebacherville View Post
does the speed limit non-observers almost running you off the road count? then ill have a few
, I think there should be a comparison of the "relative threat" that a hypermiler poses. The number of accidents due to high speed, cabin distractions, exhaustion, and DUI have to be exponentially higher.

I would stress that one of the basic tenets of hypermiling is to drive the road ahead. This is also a fundamental rule of safe driving. As a Hypermiler, I need to *increase* my driving awareness to maintain good MPG.


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