Carmakers have reduced greenhouse gas emissions and improved fuel economy while increasing production of SUVs and crossover-utility vehicles to record levels, the government says.
Hyundai and Kia will pay a $100 million civil penalty for misstating fuel economy numbers on from the 2011-2013 model years.
FuelEconomy.gov now features a new tool to create custom label showing the official fuel economy rating for used cars.
Americans strongly support Obama’s overall climate action plan regardless of their political affiliation.
Fuel-efficient four-cylinder engines are more popular in cars than larger engines and continue to increase in popularity.
If you buy a more expensive, turbocharged car because you think it has better fuel economy, you may be in for a surprise.
In 2012, car buyers purchased more fuel-efficient cars than ever.
You no longer have to buy a small car to get great fuel economy.
Cars from General Motors and Toyota top the list of vehicles that offer the best combined fuel economy and have high industry ratings, according to TotalCarScore.com, an automotive comparison website that compiles data from multiple automotive sources and creates a single score encompassing the vehicle overall. The two manufacturers had seven cars each on the
With all this talk about government mandates to increase the fuel economy in cars, you might think that we are destined to see an influx of hybrids, electrics and other alternative-fuel cars. While more of these types of alternative-fuel cars will be introduced in the coming years, the majority of cars are still likely to