The Five Greenest, Most Energy-Efficient Cars of 2013

The Five Greenest, Most Energy-Efficient Cars of 2013

What cars available in dealers today make the most efficient use of energy? The answer turns out to be four battery-electric vehicles and one plug-in hybrid. Gasoline and diesel cars don't even come close; internal combustion engines waste two-thirds to three-quarters of the energy in their fuel on... read more

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2014 Chevrolet Spark EV

2014 Chevrolet Spark EV Rated At 82 Miles Of Range, 119 MPGe

The 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV has been a long time coming, but it's almost here. This morning, Chevy announced that its only battery-electric car will have a range of 82 miles... read more April 24, 2013 by  11

2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S 60-kWh Version: EPA Range Rated At 208 Miles

Without any fanfare, the EPA has released its range rating for the second version of the Tesla Model S to come to market. The 2013 Tesla Model S fitted with a... read more December 7, 2012 by  16

2012 Ford Focus Electric, New York City, April 2012

So What's An 'MPGe' Anyway? Ford Explains It All For You

If you've been looking at buying a new electric car, you'll have noticed a slightly different measurement of economy on the official labels: MPGe. But what does MPGe actually... read more October 12, 2012 by  14

2013 Ford C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid

2013 Ford C-Max Energi: 100 MPGe, Beats Volt, Plug-in Prius

It’s official: the 2013 Ford C-Max Energi is the most efficient plug-in hybrid to date, achieving a cool 100 miles per gallon equivalent combined in official EPA fuel... read more October 11, 2012 by  39

2012 Coda Sedans on assembly line, Benicia, California, March 2012

2012 Coda Sedan Production Starts; 88-Mile Range, 73 MPGe Efficiency

While the company didn't make its self-imposed deadline for first customer deliveries in February, Coda Automotive has a different reason to celebrate today. At 10:25 am... read more March 12, 2012 by  16

2013 Ford C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid

MPGe Showdown: Ford Claims C-Max Energi Will Beat Volt, Prius Plug-In

When they're feeling confident, automakers boast about their specs, ratings, and performance with direct comparisons to the competition. It's horsepower for specialty cars... read more December 15, 2011 by  5


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