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Mid-sized VW BlueMotion concept sips fuel like a compact (pictures)

Volkswagen states, "The Passat BlueMotion Concept is being presented (to show) just how fuel-efficient a non-hybrid, gasoline-engined mid-size sedan can be."

15 Images By January 15, 2014


Our cars: VW Amarok - A new challenger appears

The XCAR crew have a new car to help them on their travels. Welcome to the "Rok".

By April 13, 2014


VW's BlueMotion wins green award

The 2010 World Green Car of the Year award actually goes to three cars sharing a common system of technology.

By April 1, 2010


Electric cars' total cost of ownership much more than diesels, study claims

EVs such as the Nissan Leaf may have low refuelling costs, but they're still more expensive than their fossil-fuelled counterparts in the long run, says a study.

By September 6, 2011


Volkswagen to showcase Up at Frankfurt auto show

Volkswagen has released photos of the new Up, ahead of its scheduled debut at the 2011 Frankfurt auto show in September.

By August 23, 2011


VW to test car-sharing program in Germany

Volkswagen announced that it will begin a car-sharing test program in Hanover. Quicar members will be able to pick up fuel efficient VW Golf BlueMotions and VW Beetles from 50 locations throughout the city.

By May 13, 2011


Ten reasons electric cars still suck: We unplug the EV hype

Electric vehicles just aren't ready yet, and we've got ten reasons why, such as being potentially more expensive to run and more harmful to the environment than their gas-guzzling counterparts.

By November 8, 2010


Our cars are 85 percent recyclable, Ford says

Automaker has also been adding sustainable raw materials or recycled materials for components in select cars. Is the U.S. automaker aiming for the 2011 World Green Car of the Year award?

By April 22, 2010


Ford adds recirculation to EcoBoost engines

EGR, a system that's more typical to diesel engines, recycles portion of gas exhaust to improve engine efficiency.

By April 14, 2010


Upgrade your old car with £2,000 of government money

A new £300m government scheme means you can exchange your old car and get a £2,000 discount on a new one, but how does the scheme work, and what does it mean for you?

By May 18, 2009