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10 vehicles honoured for fuel economy

Natural Resources Canada presented its annual awards for the most fuel-efficient vehicles in 10 vehicle classes this week at the Canadian International AutoShow.


Push for new fuel standards faces roadblocks

Federal Transport Minister Lawrence Cannon has kicked off a two-month consultation to set improved fuel economy standards that are already being criticized as too timid by environmental groups and unr


Will gas-free ever be a reality?

Here's a look at Chevrolet's new gas-friendly to gas-free strategy, which breaks down into five segments: fuel economy, ethanol, hybrids, electricity and fuel cell.


Ford uses small things to improve fuel economy

Looking ahead to the day when a 40 per cent higher fuel mileage standard has to be met, Ford is debuting a new fuel-saving family of four- and six-cylinder engines combining turbocharging and direct-i


Bush signs bill boosting auto fuel economy

U.S President George W. Bush signed into law legislation that will bring more fuel-efficient vehicles into auto showrooms and require wider use of ethanol, calling it a major step toward energy indepe