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2014-10-16 23:02:44

Will Save 300,000 Gallons of Diesel per Year with New Aerodynamic Technology El Paso, TX (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT), the largest trucking company in West Texas and New Mexico, is continuing to make advances in fuel efficiency by outfitting their entire fleet of 1,200 semi-tractors with new aerodynamic technologies produced by FlowBelow Aero, an entrepreneurial company based in Austin, Texas. Since its founding in 1981, MVT has built a reputation in the...

2014-10-16 16:21:26

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- List honors SUVs that present the perfect combination of towing ability and interior luxury -- The Most Awarded SUV ever - the Jeep® Grand Cherokee comes complete with best-in-class towing capability of 7,400 pounds and 6,200 pounds with Pentastar-powered V-6 engine -- The ultimate 'no compromise' Dodge Durango three-row SUV delivers best-in-class towing of up to 7,400 pounds with HEMI®...

2014-10-16 08:22:08

Many Americans confused about how lighter weight parts can add up to big fuel efficiency WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than three-quarters (79%) of Americans say that fuel efficiency is more important than safety, body type or price, when purchasing a car. That's according to a new study, Driving Toward Change, which sheds light on the shifting preferences of American car buyers. The research, sponsored by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) and Plastics Make it...

2014-10-09 16:20:33

-Mazda's full line of vehicles keeps company at the top of the chart for the second year in a row - IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s most recent Light Duty Fuel Economy Trends report, Mazda Motor Corporation is the most fuel-efficient auto manufacturer in the U.S for the second consecutive year. With the highest fleet-wide adjusted fuel economy performance of 28.1 miles per gallon (MPG), and the lowest...

2014-10-09 12:20:37

Goodyear FUEL MAX LHD G505D Outperforms Leading Competitors In Fuel Efficiency AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional truck drivers traveled 421.3 billion miles of road in the United States last year - consuming more than 52 billion gallons of fuel along the way, according to data from the American Trucking Associations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO "Fuel is the average trucking fleet's top expense," said Brian Buckham, general manager, commercial...

2014-09-30 08:21:19

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Ram 1500 with EcoDiesel powertrain, America's most fuel-efficient pickup truck, now 1/5th of total Ram 1500 production -- Overwhelming response attributed to best-in-class 28 MPG with 9,200 lbs. of towing capacity and strong consumer demand for exclusive light-duty diesel -- Ram 1500 EcoDiesel contributes to unprecedented conquest sales and increased average transaction price for Ram 1500...

2014-09-23 08:21:48

HANOVER, Germany, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2014, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will exhibit a comprehensive lineup of advanced technologies specifically engineered to help fleets get more pay out of their loads through better performance, increased fuel economy, and improved durability. Located in hall 17, stand A24, Dana will present a wide range of innovations, including: -- a new global family of single-reduction drive axles for...

2014-08-06 23:06:13

DuPont Advanced Materials Positioned to Help Lower Emissions, Improve Fuel Economy Troy, Michigan (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Ask anyone in the automotive design or engineering community what technologies they are working on to lower emissions and improve fuel economy and half the time you’ll hear “lightweighting,” according to the results of a July WardsAuto survey sponsored by DuPont. Also topping the list are engine efficiency programs, vehicle electrification and adoption of diesel...

2014-07-24 00:20:24

Research yields up to seven percent mpg improvement and CO2 reduction ORLANDO, Fla., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research from AAA shows that automatic stop-start automotive technology delivers a significant fuel economy benefit. Test results indicated that automatic stop-start systems provide a five percent to seven percent improvement in fuel economy and reduction in carbon dioxide emissions compared with tests conducted on the same vehicle with the automatic stop-start...

2014-05-21 12:21:36

Simple Car Care Tips Can Save Drivers Up to 10 Percent on Gas Mileage HORSHAM, Pa., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AAMCO, the world's largest chain of transmission specialists and leader in total car care, is encouraging families and drivers hitting the road for Memorial Day weekend to make sure their vehicles are in proper shape. When seasons change, car maintenance is important to reduce the need for repairs and save money. During the warmer summer months drivers should be especially...


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