A typical Fill-up Fanatic will rush to the nearest petrol station the second they see one. Running out of fuel is an unthinkable nightmare, and something these drivers shudder at the very thought of.
A Friend of the Fumes is the complete opposite. Spare time is much too precious to waste. Whether it’s running errands, driving to work or other life admin, filling up the car just doesn’t come to mind until the warning light flicks on.
Keeping your tank at least a quarter full is generally considered the best way to reduce wear and tear to your car’s engine and exhaust pipe. But just because we know the best practice, it doesn’t mean we do it.
Life is busy and filling up can easily fall by the wayside. Most of us will have been tempted to ignore the dwindling fuel gauge until the warning lights come on. Is it an age thing? Are younger drivers keener to test the boundaries and push their car as far as possible or is it something you just fall into the habit of as a driver? Check out our Facebook page to vote in the poll.
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