Eco-driving encompasses the full range of best practices targeted at reducing the energy consumption of a vehicle, whether it be electric, combustion-powered or hybrid. It includes, for example, driving smoothly and reducing your average speed. When it comes to electric, it tasks drivers with anticipating slowdowns to promote “freewheel” coasting using the car’s inertia, and then recharging its battery through regenerative braking. Mastering eco-driving means driving smarter to go further.

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