GM Will Double Its 40-MPG Vehicles by 2017

Expect  the number of fuel efficient vehicles offered by General Motors grow in the next four years.

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2015 Honda Civic to Gain Efficiency, Direct Injection

Honda will soon begin to blend the staple Civic with its so-called “Earth Dreams” technology.

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Electric Cars Not Essential to Cut Emissions: Feds Say

Often touted as environmental saviors, electric cars are almost irrelevant in the battle to achieve bold new fuel economy and emissions standards.

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New Car Average MPG Hits 24.8

Average gas mileage for new-cars has risen to an all-time high in America: 24.8 mpg in May 2013.

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Infiniti Confirms Turbo Four-Cylinder, Diesel for Future

Infiniti unveiled its 2014 Q50 sport sedan today during the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, introducing it as the first of what will be a larger global push by the brand. 

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2013: The Last Year of the V6 Engine?

With the V8 engine is losing its foothold, it seems like the V6 engine may suffer the same fate.

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Nissan Announces Plan for 15 New Hybrids Over Four Years

Nissan gave a presentation today highlighting its progress toward eco-targets and highlighted a plan to add 15 hybrid models by 2016. 

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More Automakers May Have to Adjust MPG Claims

Executive and analysts in the automotive industry believe that Hyundai and Kia may not be the only automakers recalling their fuel economy figures.

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Audi 3.0 Diesel Fitted to Four More Cars: 2012 LA Auto Show

Audi plans to introduce diesel variants to four cars in the U.S. that were previously gasoline restricted.

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EPA: Drivers to Blame For Lower Fuel Economy

Is your car or truck falling short of the fuel economy listed on its window sticker? According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), it’s your fault!

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CVTs Expected to More Than Double by 2016

Frequently thought of as a boring alternative to an automatic transmission, usage of the the continuously-variable transmission (CVT) is expected to more than double by 2016.

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2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Gets Facelift, Improved MPG

In a mid-cycle refresh, the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee will get a list of updates that will, among other things, improve fuel efficiency.

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Toyota to Focus on Turbocharging, Diesel May Come to US

Big changes in the traditional Toyota engine lineup may be one the way soon in the form of turbocharging and possibly even diesel engines in the American market.

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Nine-Speed Transmissions Slated for 2013 Chrysler Models

Ushering a new level of efficient technology into the automotive industry, Chrysler will begin selling cars with eight- and nine-speed transmissions by the first half of 2013.

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Half-Ton Pickup Truck Fuel Economy Takes New Priority

Marketing for the half-ton pickup segment will change tack this fall with Ford and Chrysler facing off in a new realm: fuel economy.

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