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Researchers develop a more accurate car navigation system

The system combines conventional GPS signals with car-mounted sensors to pinpoint a vehicle's position within six feet of its actual location, researchers say.

By February 13, 2013

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VW shows off new hybrid system, engine in Detroit

At the 2013 Detroit auto show, Volkswagen unveiled two cars using key components for future fuel efficiency: a Passat with a new-generation direct-injection engine, and a concept car with a new hybrid system.

By January 15, 2013

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CNET Car Tech: 2011 VW Touareg Hybrid

Can VW really deliver an SUV for people who want it all?

By April 2, 2011

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Volkswagen supercharges its Touareg Hybrid

CNET Car Tech reviews the 2011 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid.

By March 29, 2011

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Prestige hybrids: Luxury cars with electric boost

Not every hybrid has to be a Prius. These five luxury cars boast advanced hybrid power trains for excellent fuel economy, and in some cases, plenty of power.

By March 26, 2012

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Porsche to birth a tiger

German automaker Porsche names its new small SUV Macan, the Indonesian word for Tiger.

By February 16, 2012

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Audi building hybrid A8 for 2012

Audi confirmed a hybrid version of its luxury flagship, the A8, for 2012. This new hybrid will get 44 mpg under the European test cycle.

By August 24, 2011

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Report raps 'hollow hybrids' for weak efficiency

Union of Concerned Scientists guide of hybrids shows that the technology is not living up to efficiency potential because some models favor power over efficiency.

By July 12, 2011

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Argentina to Alaska in a VW TDI

Rainer Zietlow leads a team of drivers that will take a Volkswagen Touareg TDI from Argentina to Alaska, a journey of 16,000 miles, in 14 days.

By June 23, 2011

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Eaton's superchargers take aim at turbos

Eaton is repositioning superchargers as an alternative to turbochargers for fuel-efficient power trains.

By June 15, 2011