Save 1M Gallons of Gas
The US General Services Administration (GSA) plans to expand the number of hybrid vehicles in the federal ﬂeet by up to 10,000 vehicles, saving approximately a million gallons of fuel per year over the vehicles’lifespans.
That brings up two thoughts:
1. Hybrid cabs seem to be holding up in service and saving owners/drivers money for fuel costs and repairs.
2. Hybrids aren’t just for economy. The extra electric-motor torque can be designed for amazing performance.
Those yellow “Check Twice, Save a Life— Motorcycles are Everywhere” signs are out on lawns and fences as the motorcycle season gets under way. The Massachusetts Motorcyclists Survivors Fund is co-sponsoring its annual inspection nights and cookouts (‘Sticca Nights’) at Seacoast Cycles in Newbury (May 15) and Cycles 128 in Beverly (May 22) … Event of the Week: Formula Hybrid, a collegiate competition for collegians to design, build, and compete in high-performance hybrid and electric vehicles continues tomorrow through Thursday at New Hampshire International Speedway in Loudon, NH.