Fuel Consumption in Neutral Gear

When a car is in neutral gear it still consumes fuel. The reason is that it has to keep the engine running which means keeping it above theĀ engine’s specific min. revolutions per minute (rpm). For my testingĀ car, a Toyota Yaris XP 90 (second generation; 3 doors; 1.33 liter 4 cylinder engine) this value equals approximately 600 rpm. Continue reading “Fuel Consumption in Neutral Gear”