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subcompacts

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Deadly 'subcompacts' on hold

Prospects dim for personal defense weapon for tankers, others.

By Apr. 1, 2009

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Supercars and stylish concepts slated for Geneva auto show

Next week's Geneva auto show promises a cornucopia of automo-love, with the world's best collection of supercars, an array of concept vehicles, and important new models for the everyday driver.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Five tech cars for under $20,000

You don't have to pay a lot to get a high-tech car anymore. Along with a new set of subcompact, low-price cars, automakers are including useful technology, such as MP3 player and Bluetooth phone integration.

By Oct. 14, 2011

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Mazda banks on small-car surge

Mazda is banking on its 2011 Mazda2 being a key player in a subcompact surge over the next two years.

By Jul. 6, 2010

Review

2014 Ford Fiesta

With its 1.6-liter engine, the 2014 Ford Fiesta makes for a mild-mannered urban runabout, but Sync and MyFord Touch add some compelling tech features.

By Nov. 11, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 11, 2013
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Audi's formula for EVs is part head, part heartbeat

Automotive News reports on Audi's e-tron EV strategy.

By Mar. 17, 2011

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Engineers prove 40 mpg can be made affordable

Automotive News reports on how automotive engineers have managed to create 40 mpg cars using conventional gasoline engines.

By Mar. 31, 2011

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Mazda launches Facebook game for Mazda2 intro

New Facebook game Driverville markets its new Mazda2 model. Although sold around the world since 2007, the Mazda2 is only now coming to the U.S.

By Aug. 2, 2010

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Sneak a peek at Chevrolet's next-generation Aveo

We have what looks to be the first shots of a production-ready 2012 Chevrolet Aveo (in sedan configuration) and it looks like the concept to car lot transition has been kind to the sub-compact.

By Feb. 23, 2010

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Audi boss: U.S. not ready for premium subcompact

Automotive News reports on statements by the president of Audi of America about whether it will bring the A1 to the U.S.

By Feb. 13, 2009