Last week, I showed you the progress I am making on tracking the fuel efficiency of my 2015 Corolla! So far I am getting the results I wanted, with efficiency at or above the highway rating of 37mpg for my vehicle.
I was recently reading on vehicle efficiency and how it has changed throughout history, and I stumbled upon the term Hypermiling. Hypermiling is basically driving with efficiency in mind, to get the best possible MPG (miles per gallon) on your vehicle. The hypermiling enthusiast, or the hyper-milers, have developed a lot of crazy techniques to achieve extraordinary MPGs way above the EPA specification of their car. I won’t go into detail on each of these techniques, but two of the more extreme techniques I remember are:
I have been thinking for the past few months on starting a blog and today, the 1st of December of 2018, I finally did it! I’ve never had a blog before or anything related to a blog, and I am learning as I go with the support of my wife. As my blog title states, I like using the term Monster because if you saw the movie Shrek, he was always private about his life (until Donkey arrived). I also think it’s just funny and I like it. In other words, I won’t be sharing to many personal details about me, but I will about Mr. Monster. I will be writing about some life experiences, stories, and anything I find interesting enough to share with you in this blog that will hopefully help you out in your own life adventures.