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April 04, 2022   |

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Tips on saving fuel for Diesel Vehicle, Truck and Equipment Operators


Diesel Technology Forum Offers Advice

WASHINGTON (April 4, 2022) – Drivers of millions of passenger, delivery, and emergency vehicles and off-road machines and equipment in the United States rely on diesel engines and fuel. Diesel Technology Forum (DTF) says it is the most energy-efficient internal combustion engine, getting the best value for each fuel dollar spent.

“Diesel is the lifeblood of the global economy, reflecting its dominance across key sectors like goods movement, agriculture, transportation, and industrial uses. The newest generation of advanced diesel technology, standard in commercial trucks on the road since 2011 and farm and construction equipment since 2014, achieves near zero emissions and is more fuel efficient,” says DTF’s Executive Director Allen Schaeffer.

With diesel fuel prices on the rise, it is a good time to remember a few basic steps that you can take to save fuel and money. Diesel Technology Forum offers the following tips for diesel vehicle owners, truckers, as well as equipment owners and operators to reduce fuel consumption:

Studies show diesel vehicles regularly have better resale value, and depreciate less, than those powered by other fuels. To see the models for sale in the US, visit DTF’s advanced diesel vehicle dashboard.

To find diesel fuel for sale near you, please visit our Diesel Fuel Locator page.

Other resources:

US Diesel Vehicle Sales Dashboard

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