Ford to Integrate Start-Stop Technology Across Lineup

As Ford strives to become a leader in fuel efficiency, the American automaker plans to integrate start-stop technology across its lineup.

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U.S. Car Shoppers Prefer Fuel Efficiency Over Performance: Survey

The American car consumer might be stereotyped as loving brutishly powerful V8 machines, but according to a new survey they actually prefer fuel efficiency over performance.

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Daimler Wants "Credit" for Fuel-Economy Improvements
Daimler is petitioning the U.S. government to get more favorable treatment under the new fuel-economy regulations. It wants extra credit for consumption-cutting features like start-stop technology.

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Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Fuel Economy
Modern vehicles are expensive, and it’s not just the gigantic figure on the window sticker that hurts. You have to consider the price of everything else involved with automobile ownership.

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New Car Average Fuel Economy Drops to 24.6 MPG

The average fuel economy of new cars sold in the U.S. last month dropped to 24.6 MPG, down 0.3 MPG from August.

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2014 Mercedes CLA 250 Rated 38-MPG Highway

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 has received an impressive 26 MPG city, 38 MPG highway rating from the EPA.

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New Car Average Fuel Economy Hits 24.9 MPG

Fuel economy regulations are slowly changing the auto industry and subsequently new cars are more fuel-efficient than ever with average consumption landing at 24.9 mpg for the month of August, 2013. 

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2014 Jeep Cherokee Rated at 31 MPG Highway

The 2014 Jeep Cherokee front-wheel drive model with the base four-cylinder engine has been rated at 22 mpg in the city, 31 mpg on the highway.

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NHTSA Studying Interlocks for Seat Belt Enforcement

Threatening ad campaigns and steep fines aren’t enough to keep drivers belted to their seats.

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Next-Gen Prius to Launch 'New Era' of Toyota Hybrids

When it comes to hybrids, Toyota is the undisputed king. The Japanese automaker’s ultra-efficient Prius is practically the gold standard when it comes to economical motoring, but just because they’ve been successful over the past 15 years doesn’t mean they’re slowing down.

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2015 Toyota Prius to Get 55 MPG, Wireless Charging

Toyota pulled back the covers today at its Hybrid World Tour event in Michigan, giving a small glimpse of advanced fuel-saving technologies currently in development.

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2014 Chevrolet Malibu Refresh Brings Better City MPGs

Chevrolet is trickling its fuel saving technology down to the 2.5-liter Malibu sedan by adding engine start-stop technology.

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Average Fuel Economy of Vehicles Sold in July Ties Record High of 24.8 MPG

The average fuel-economy value of vehicles sold in July was 24.8 mpg, tying the record high previously reached in March, April, and May.

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Mercedes Nine-Speed Automatic Coming to US Soon?

It’s been years since rumors of a nine-speed transmission from Mercedes-Benz started emerging, and now buyers can finally drive one… in Europe. 

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Speeding Can Cut Fuel Efficiency by 30 Percent

We all know that speeding can reduce the fuel economy of your vehicle, but just how much of a difference does it make?

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