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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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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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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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The BMW i8 is the start of something big

The i8 is the first plugin hybrid that really gets XCAR excited. Not only will it manage amazing MPG, but it'll see a Porsche 911 off to 62mph. It's truly a special car.

By August 1, 2014

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Our Cars: SEAT Leon - Saying goodbye is always hard

All good things must come to an end. Sadly, so must all truly great things.

By August 7, 2014

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New Volvo XC90 to double down on power, efficiency

The 2016 XC90's plug-in hybrid drivetrain will offer a huge amount of power, and excellent fuel economy.

By July 10, 2014

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Google Lunar XPrize: The world's next great space race

Eighteen teams are in a race to get to the moon, with a $30 million payoff. This summer, we'll travel the world and follow five of those teams' final tests and preparations. Here's a taste of what's to come.

By July 1, 2014

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Rumor: Long-wheelbase Tesla Model S coming later this year?

Blog Gas 2.0 writes that Tesla will be adding a long-wheelbase version of its Model S to suit the demands of the Chinese market.

By June 11, 2014

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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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​Google's self-driving car turns out to be a very smart ride

Don't mock Google's robo-cars. A ride in one shows that you, the driver, may soon be obsolete.

By May 14, 2014