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Cut Back on Fuel Costs by Finding The Best RPM for Your Engine

Posted by on 6 November 2014

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When it comes to reducing fuel costs, there's nothing sweeter than your engine's sweet spot. Watching your tachometer more closely can help you drive in that sweet spot -- the RPM where your engine runs most efficiently.

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We Consider Big Rig Fuel Economy a Good Thing. So Why Is It Putting Independent Truckers Out of Business?

Posted by on 24 March 2014

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In February, President Obama set in motion plans to further increase federal standards for big rig fuel economy and allowable greenhouse gas emissions produced by the trucking industry. The President says the additional restrictions will also help reduce our nation's dependence on foreign oil, in turn driving down fuel costs.

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Detroit Diesel.......A Leader in Fuel Economy

Posted by on 15 February 2013

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 For over 70 years, Detroit Diesel has designed and built the heavy-duty engines that fuel commerce and transportation across North America and around the world. Detroit has long been recognized as the fuel economy leader in the trucking industry. EPA emission regulations have gotten tougher over the past couple years and Detroit has been able to step up to the plate and meet these regulations. Detroit engineers have met these regulatory standards with innovations in emissions, electronics and aerodynamics, all while maintaining performance, reliability and most importantly, fuel economy.

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