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Citroen concept refits C4 Cactus production model for 118 mpg

Developing new technologies to maximize fuel economy, the French carmaker shows how it can make its standard C4 Cactus model achieve over 100 mpg.

By October 2, 2014

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Toyota improves semiconductor tech in hybrids, 10 percent mpg gains

By reducing energy use in its hybrid cars' power control units, Toyota claims it can increase fuel economy by 10 percent.

By May 20, 2014

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Ford lowers 2013 C-Max Hybrid's mpg estimates, offers $550 to owners

After an EPA loophole granted the hybrid inflated economy estimates, Ford is voluntarily reducing the 2013 C-Max's claimed mpg and offering cash to keep owners happy.

By August 15, 2013

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2014 Toyota Corolla debuts with an angry face, 40 mpg Eco trim (pictures)

One of Toyota's oldest nameplates enters its 11th generation. We take a look at first photos and details of this new model.

17 Images By June 7, 2013

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2014 BMW 328d xDrive Sports Wagon

The 2014 BMW 328d xDrive Sports Wagon combines 40+ mpg diesel efficiency, the flexibility of a wagon, and the thrills of a driver's car.

July 31, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 31, 2014
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Mitsubishi targets 40 mpg mark with 2014 Mirage hatchback (pictures)

Mitsubishi's new subcompact model makes lofty fuel efficiency claims, but will consumers balk at the lack of horsepower?

12 Images By April 1, 2013

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How the EPA does (and doesn't do) MPG tests

A lot of people are skeptical of EPA mileage ratings these days. Here's a quick primer on what's behind them.

By March 27, 2013

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A look inside the EPA's contentious MPG ratings (CNET On Cars, Episode 14)

You don't seem to buy MPG ratings anymore; we'll look into how they are done. We also drive the 2013 Audi S7, find out what happened to the hidden headlight, and list the Top 5 reasons for self-driving cars.

By March 24, 2013

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Volkswagen XL1 achieves 261 mpg (pictures)

At the Geneva auto show, Volkswagen announced success in building a car that only burns 0.9 liter per 100 kilometers, or 261 mpg. The XL1 is the result of years of work in developing a 1-liter car.

9 Images By March 5, 2013

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​Volkswagen XL Sport is an efficient supercar with Ducati power

VW's XL1 was a 261 mpg hyper-efficient beast, but for the Paris Motor Show, VW is giving it a power boost to create this, the 168 mph XL Sport concept.

By October 3, 2014