Mileage experts John and Helen Taylor set a world record for the longest distance on one tank of clean diesel Fuel.
They complete 2616.79 km drive in Chattanooga-built Volkswagen Passat TDI®—without stopping for fuel!
That’s the equivalent of driving to Mozambique from Cape Town.
The Taylors’ three-day trip started from Houston, Texas, and took them through nine states before the tank of ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel ran dry in Virginia.
Over the three-day journey, they averaged 2.79 L/100 km and they took turns driving and traveled a maximum of 14 hours per day.
This story explains how mileage benefits of VW technology is an example of how technology is constantly improving so you don’t have to top up as much.
MTN Top Up Contract:
MTN technology has also got in on the action, there Top Up Contracts are specifically desinged to help you stay in control of your spending.
MTN TopUp ensures that you do not go over your monthly budget with your cellphone bill. Once you’ve reached your free airtime and free SMSs have been used up, you can then load PayAsYouGo airtime, giving you full control of your spending
MTN TopUp also offers you MTN Zone up to 100% discounts on calls and SMSs.
Dial *141*4*2# on your phone to start enjoying the MTN Zone discounts on calls and SMSs.
If you arent on MTN Top Up yet you can get the Deal of the week Samsung C3310 on MTN Any Time 50 contract for R39.
Electricity Top Up:
Are you tired of Topping up your electricity?
Welcome to the next generation in energy monitoring, a new online platform called engage will be introduced in South Africa by the end of the month.
This online platform gives you access to your home energy information when you want it, where you want it.
The engage is available for Top Up electricity users, who want to control monitor and buy electricity online.
From the website you are able to get:
- Online historic daily, weekly and monthly energy usage information.
- Visual and easy to read charts and graphs.
- Download and check your energy data through the energy report.
- Estimate your spend for the month with ‘your monthly budget’ app.
- Real-time alerts when exceeding a threshold of spend, refrigerator door open, appliance left on.
All the most useful information is displayed to help you understand your consumption patterns and save you from topping up.