Archive for the ‘Gas Economy’ Category

The Acura 2013 ILX Hybrid is Announced with Built-In Navigation System

Friday, May 4, 2012 3:02 1 Comment

It might have taken them a while to get on the Hybrid band-wagon, but the Acura brand (owned by Honda) have finally announced that they will be releasing their very own eco-friendly car model. Their first entry into the Hybrid car market will be the Acura 2013 ILX which was announced earlier last month at the Vancouver International Auto Show.

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New Features and MPG of the 2013 Honda Accord

Sunday, April 15, 2012 7:09 6 Comments

Honda has recently unveiled their new concept car, the 2013 Honda Accord. This model will feature a newly designed exterior as well as interior to include the engine and transmission. When you first gaze up this car you will notice the front end of the car has a new mesh design with crystallized chrome outlining […]

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Top 3 Cars In 2010 For Best Gas Mileage

Friday, September 10, 2010 13:05 37 Comments

The top pick for highest gas mileage car is the 2010 Toyota Prius. At around twenty thousand dollars you can expect to get 48 miles per gallon on the highway and 45 in town (with some reporting it breaks the 50 MPG barrier). This car is powered by a 16 valve four cylinder engine. The […]

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Hybrid MPG: Toyota Prius vs. Nissan Altima vs. Honda Civic

Friday, June 5, 2009 17:50 66 Comments

Now that we are hearing more and more about fuel saving hybrid cars that run on batteries, we wanted to know how the top contenders compare in fuel consumption and value. So we took at the look at the 3 Hybrids rated the most fuel efficient for 2009:

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The Top 3 Hybrids of 2009 for the Best Gas Mileage

Wednesday, March 18, 2009 17:25 36 Comments

The 2009 Toyota Prius Hybrid is hands-down the highest rated of the hybrid vehicles. Gas mileage, the most important consideration for many, is 48 mpg in the city and 45 mpg on the highway. This Toyota was designed from scratch as a hybrid, not modified from a conventional vehicle, and is considered by many the best […]

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Advantages of Better Gas Mileage in the 2009 Chevy Aveo

Saturday, March 7, 2009 0:42 41 Comments

Fuel economy is an important factor to consider when purchasing a vehicle. For instance the Chevy Aveo, in addition to its many other features, boasts a remarkable EPA estimated 34 mpg (miles per gallon). With the higher gas prices experienced this year, along with the current economic downslide, making sure you get the most value […]

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Top 3 Cars With The Best Gas Mileage In 2008

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 0:33 39 Comments

With gas prices in constant flux everyone shopping for a new car is very cognizant of the gas mileage of the vehicles they are looking at. Car manufacturers themselves have also become very concerned with this and as such have begun developing cars specifically to meet this need. In 2008 three cars stood out from […]

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How Hybrid Cars Produce Better Gas Mileage

Tuesday, January 27, 2009 17:16 30 Comments

The computerized Hybrid vehicles detect when to alternate the power from gas to electric. Your benefits are cost effective in fuel or gas, and using a rechargeable battery. In addition, there is less emission produce in hybrid cars opposed to conventional automobiles, which is better for the environment and the economy. Depending on the economy […]

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Rising Gas Prices: Fuel Economy and Your Next Car Purchase?

Wednesday, January 7, 2009 2:31 30 Comments

The Associated Press reported that oil prices fell Tuesday as fresh signs of a deepening U.S. recession trumped tensions in the Middle East and worries over natural gas shortages in Europe. Light, sweet crude for February delivery fell 23 cents, to $48.58 a barrel, in trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The five-month slide […]

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Advanced Auto Parts: E3 Spark Plugs Improve Fuel Efficiency

Saturday, December 27, 2008 16:56 22 Comments

There’s a lot of buzz going around the industry today about the new technology behind , because they’ve been rumored to increase performance and improve fuel efficiency (and as a result, gas mileage).  It appears these rumors have some basis in fact.  According to at least one blog review, “Most spark plug companies treat their […]

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