Smith System Demonstrates 29% Fuel Savings - Video Shows How

Jan 18, 2010, 09:43 ET from Smith System

ARLINGTON, Texas, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Smith System, the leader in professional driver training, today announced a limited time offer on its successful Right Foot Fuel Economy(SM) video. Now companies can save both on the cost of the training video and on the fuel savings generated by its educational content. This narrative video, entitled Right Foot Fuel Economy(SM), includes an innovative use of helicopter-based photography to show how pacing yourself in city driving can maintain momentum and save fuel. It follows a driver through several runs on a city street circuit and documents a 29% improvement in fuel economy. The key point made in the video is that the driver controls a very large part of fuel economy through the use of proven driving techniques.

The offer, which runs from January 18, 2010 through March 31, 2010, offers the video, normally priced at $140.00, for $49.95 for the first copy ordered and $9.95 for each additional video. Normal shipping and handling fees apply.

"Individuals and companies can use this video to learn the proven techniques for offsetting rising fuel and maintenance costs," said Smith System Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Frank Powers.

The video is available as part of Smith System's extensive Training Catalog. It comes with a 6-page booklet containing fuel economy tips and a checklist and can be ordered directly off the Smith System website. To learn more and see a preview of the video, go to and click on the Right Foot Fuel Economy(SM) offer.

About Smith System

Smith System Driver Improvement Institute, Inc. was founded in 1952 as the nation's first fleet driver safety training organization with on-road, hands-on safety education techniques for experienced drivers. Smith System delivers behind the wheel instruction to more than 35,000 fleet drivers each year and has presented their program in 83 countries and in 21 languages. In the past decade, Smith has provided services to more than half of the current Fortune 500® fleets and is the only company in the industry that guarantees the quality of its training. In addition to its on-road training and extensive video and DVD library, the company offers web-based education and fleet monitoring.

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