"When I see someone roar past me, I think, `They just used enough gas to last me a week,'" she said.
She is part of a small and extremely dedicated group of drivers around the country who call themselves "hypermilers." They almost exclusively drive hybrid vehicles, and their goal is simple: squeeze every mile they can out of each drop of gas.
—Chris Williams, "'Hypermiler' drivers try to squeeze every mile they can out of a gallon of gas," The Associated Press, May 29, 2007
—Francesca Segre, "Getting more mileage is an art form," American Public Media, April 27, 2007
—kenny, "Obsessed with the MPG gage?," GreenHybrid, August 12, 2004