Category Archives: fuel efficiency

EPA Proposed Rules on Clean Gasoline and Tailpipes Has Supporters and Enemies

The US Environmental Protection Agency just proposed a package of rules to make gasoline cleaner, along with stricter limits from the tailpipes of car. The rules are known as Tier 3, and are being supported by automakers, as they would … Continue reading

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Lies, damned lies and statistics – the reality of reporting MPG

“Would I lie to you? Would I lie to you honey? Now would I say somethin’ that wasn’t true? I’m askin’ you sugar would I lie to you?” Eurythmics, “Would I Lie to You” In this day and age of … Continue reading

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Lincoln Marketing Guru Taking on Ford Electrification Strategy

C.J. O’Donnell, Lincoln’s group marketing manager, will be taking on a lead marketing role for Ford’s green vehicle lineup. O’Donnell played a key role in reinventing the Lincoln division following the demise of the Mercury brand in early 2011, and … Continue reading

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2013 Green Car of the Year Nominees Emphasize Efficiency over Distinction

While last year’s Green Car of the Year award seemed focused on which green vehicle technology would take the lead (compressed natural gas, electric vehicles, hybrid, or clean diesel), this year’s list emphasizes efficiency – and includes brands you might … Continue reading

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