Are claims about saving power by turning appliances off instead of leaving them in standby accurate?
I keep hearing this argument that if you powered down all the appliances you normally leave on standby (TV, hifi, set top box, DVD/Blu ray player, computer, etc) you'll save nearly £90 a year in ...
In some U.S. jurisdictions, it is technically illegal to put a car in neutral gear while waiting at a red light. (Of course, a stick-shift can have the clutch in, but while on the road the gear shift ...
source See the above advert which claims that Renault Megane can cover 1700km with one tank. According to this link the Megane model has a fuel tank capacity of 60 Liters. Can the Megane cover ...
This news article is proving to be quite controversial here. Basically it's an electric car with a turbine bolted onto the front. On the face of it sticking a turbine on the front is going to increase ...
I ran into this claim today about detachable car fins, and was wondering if there is any validity to it: about a five percent reduction in drag and corresponding five percent boost in fuel ...