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efficiency

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2014 Audi Q5 TDI

The 2014 Audi Q5 TDI works as a multipurpose vehicle, good for everything from the weekly commute to extended road trips, offering excellent information services through its dashboard electronics.

By Oct. 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 8, 2013
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BlueTec-powered Benz brings together luxury and efficiency

If you're not too hung up on dashboard apps, the Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTec is the total package, balancing gobs of torque and real-world performance, great highway fuel efficiency, and nearly autonomous driver aid tech.

By Feb. 14, 2014

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Fuel Efficiency Adviser

For serious car geeks with an engineering bent, the Fuel Efficiency Adviser will provide a satisfying array of data, but others will be overwhelmed by the complexity.

By Jun. 11, 2009

3 stars Editor's rating Jun. 11, 2009

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What is HEVC? High Efficiency Video Coding, H.265, and 4K compression explained

High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC), also known as H.265, promises twice the compression possible with Blu-ray’s best video compression methods. But how does it work, and is it enough to get us better-looking 4K content?

By Apr. 18, 2014

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2014 Audi Q5 TDI demonstrates diesel efficiency (pictures)

Audi gives its Q5 crossover the TDI treatment, a diesel engine that pushes fuel economy up to the high 30s, about 5 mpg better than its gasoline equivalent.

19 Images By Oct. 8, 2013

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2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class tempts new buyers with luxury, efficiency (pictures)

Mercedes-Benz' best-selling car in the US gets a generational update, with new, more efficient engines and extensive high-tech features.

10 Images By Jan. 14, 2014

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Efficiency and luxury merge into Cadillac ELR

Merging a Cadillac and a Chevy Volt sounds interesting, but GM decided to do just that and brought out the Cadillac ELR at the 2013 Detroit auto show. CNET's Antuan Goodwin takes a look at the unusual but stylish pairing.

By Jan. 15, 2013

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2014 Audi A7 TDI combines high-tech power, diesel efficiency (pictures)

For the 2014 model year, Audi pours its 3-liter diesel engine into the high-tech A7, giving it average fuel economy around 30 mpg.

24 Images By Dec. 10, 2013

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Ford puts a $50,000 bounty on fuel efficiency apps

The automaker is offering cash prizes for apps that help drivers to optimize their vehicle's fuel economy using the OpenXC platform.

By Mar. 28, 2013

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Efficiency is key at the 2013 Detroit auto show (roundup)

We take a look back at some of the most interesting revelations of the 2013 Detroit auto show.

By Jan. 16, 2013