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US: Obama wants more fuel-efficient trucks


In a move that should reduce both the global climate change and consumer costs, President Barack Obama publicly expressed a goal of vastly improving the fuel-efficiency of both medium and heavy-duty hauling trucks. This is only one of the measures the US president plans to take, even when faced with the divided Congress, and the White House will order the Department ...
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Tokyo: VW slots XL-1 powertrain into the up!
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Frankfurt Motor Show LIVE: VW Golf Variant TDI Bluemotion
After the Golf variant premiered during the Geneva Motor Show back in spring, the German company draws our attention to its very efficient TDI Bluemotion variant, which boasts a 3.3 ...
Ford first to break 100 g/km CO2 barrier with petrol family car
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Geneva Motor Show LIVE: Volkswagen XL1, the production version of the 1-liter car
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US EPA Will Examine Claims Regarding Ford Hybrids’ Fuel Economy
US regulator will analyze claims that two Ford hybrid models fell short of their official fuel economy figures. Last week, Consumer Reports magazine published a report in which it claims that ...

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