With astronomical petrol prices being recorded, there are ways to conserve fuel simply by changing your driving technique.

With astronomical petrol prices being recorded, there are ways to conserve fuel simply by changing your driving technique.

Conserving energy will lessen the impact of higher fuel prices, especially for people who need to cover great distances on a regular basis. Drivers can stretch their rands rather simply, by applying conservation techniques while driving.

According to fleet management specialists RAC, there are several factors important to fuel efficiency, which can be categorised into five areas. Vehicle operation and driver attitude are the most significant, and can only be influenced by proactive driving.

RAC Driving Solutions offers training as part of its existing driver training programmes or as individual workshops. The company can be contacted at 0861 100 618.