Economy

 
UAW wakes up to job threat posed by electric cars, as German unions have already

UAW wakes up to job threat posed by electric cars, as German unions have already

With an evolving shift to electrified and plug-in electric cars, the changes that will bring to the auto industry are far from limited to the powertrains. The entire mass-production and vehicle assembly process the industry pioneered a century ago will require major restructuring, it appears... read more

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Turbocharger

Turbos Grow Much Faster Than Hybrids In Quest For MPG

There's a quiet revolution going on in the auto world, one that isn't as trendy as plug-in cars or hybrids: turbocharged engines. Cheaper to build and buy than hybrid... read more June 1, 2012 by 21


 
winter tire

Five Ways To Keep Your Gas Mileage Good This Winter

It’s October, and for thousands of motorists in colder states that means only one thing: winter is on the way. But as the trees start to turn to golden reds, the winds... read more October 7, 2011 by 0


 
2011 Chevrolet Cruze Eco

How Does Your New Car Get Better MPG Than Your Old One?

Almost every day we hear of a shiny new car that gets a certain number of miles to the gallon, a number often greater than its predecessor. It sometimes seems like witchcraft... read more September 23, 2011 by 5


 
Kia Rio Ecodynamics live photos, 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

Kia Rio Ecodynamics: Forbidden Fruit At 2011 Frankfurt Show

For fans of ultra-economical vehicles living in the United States, life just isn't fair sometimes. While the European market gets to play with dozens of high MPG... read more September 14, 2011 by 1


 
Chevrolet Cruze 2.0 VCDi turbodiesel (Europe)

2013 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel: Not Just MPG, MPH On Offer Too

Diesels: Dirty and slow, right? Only if you've never left the 1980s. Diesel engine technology has come along in leaps and bounds over the past two decades and the best of... read more August 17, 2011 by 12


 
Daihatsu A-Concept

Small, Fun, High-MPG Minicars, Never Coming To The U.S.

Life is so unfair sometimes. Car companies have been dangling the carrot of smaller and more fuel efficient vehicles in front of us for a few years now and though we've... read more August 11, 2011 by 0


 
London Taxi

British Cabbies Get Friendly, Join Social Network For Eco-Driving

Take a trip to England and at some point you’re likely to sit in the back of a London taxi cab. Just as famous as its New York counterpart, the London taxi cab is known... read more July 8, 2011 by 2


 
2012 Chevrolet Sonic Z-Spec accessories

2012 Chevy Sonic Priced From $14,495, $400 More For Hatchback

The 2012 Chevrolet Sonic is Chevy's first re-entry into the subcompact market in many years. Now, prices for the new Sonic and its various options are out, with the 2012... read more June 17, 2011 by 1


 
Michelin EV tire

Why Custom Rims Won’t Go Down With Your Electric Ride

Customization has been a part of car ownership ever since Henry Ford told customers they could have any color “as long as it’s black.” But while lightning... read more January 26, 2011 by 11


 

 
 

 
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