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Old 11-10-2008, 02:09 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by greentea View Post
Also, does braking itself decrease FE? I read on one of these websites that you could circle around a parking lot to bleed off extra momentum instead of just braking but that sounds ridiculous to me.
They do that to get a higher "score". Since it does not actually save fuel over a trip, I consider it cheating.
If America manages to eliminate obesity, we would save as much fuel as if every American were to stop driving for three days every year. To be slender like Tiffany Yep is to be a real hypermiler...

Allie Moore and I have a combined carbon footprint much smaller than that of one average American...
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