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2014-09-17 08:21:10

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's WardsAuto today released the second annual WardsAuto Fuel Economy Index: State of the Industry report, which examines average fuel economy of new light vehicles (LVs) sold in the U.S. as measured by the WardsAuto Fuel Economy Index (FEI), in comparison with prior periods back to Q4 2007, the Index Base Period (IBP) . The report finds that the average fuel economy of new light vehicles rose to a record high of 24.7 MPG in...

2014-09-05 23:05:42

Marius Surcel to join industry experts at the Society of Automotive Engineers 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress Montreal, QC (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 FPInnovations’ Performance Innovation Transport (PIT) group, a not-for-profit engineering and research group for the North American trucking industry, today announced that Marius Surcel, technical leader, will serve on a panel focused on Fuel Economy Testing for Commercial Vehicle Aerodynamics during the SAE 2014 Commercial...

2014-09-04 23:12:25

The Lufthansa group is taking yet another step on its path to increase fuel efficiency and has signed a contract for the use of fuel conservation software developed by Aviaso. The Aviaso/Fuel Efficiency solution will measure and manage the numerous initiatives that Lufthansa has implemented to reduce its fuel consumption. Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The Lufthansa group is taking yet another step on its path to increase fuel efficiency and has signed a contract for the...

2014-08-18 08:21:14

VENICE BEACH, Calif., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the most renowned car rental groups in the area is now offering Tesla Model S Performance at the lowest daily rate in the world. The MPG Car Rental group already has a long standing history of providing locals with reliable services in car rentals at extremely affordable prices. They have a sterling reputation in the community, along with an extremely diverse selection of vehicles for about all needs and renters. In addition...

2014-08-09 23:00:57

ReportsnReports.com adds "Turbocharger Market by Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, LCV & HCV), Fuel Type (Diesel & Gasoline), Technology (VGT/VNT, Waste gate & Twin-Turbo), & Region - Industry Trends & Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 The global automotive turbocharger market report shows an overview of the technical as well as other important aspects of the turbochargers. It includes the value chain, Porter’s five...

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 08:21:49

UAL Reports $919 Million Second-Quarter 2014 Profit Excluding Special Items; $789 Million Profit Including Special Items CHICAGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported second-quarter 2014 net income of $919 million, an increase of 51 percent year-over-year, or $2.34 per diluted share, excluding $130 million of special items. Including special items, UAL reported second-quarter 2014 net income of $789 million, or $2.01 per diluted share. -- United's...

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...

2014-07-16 16:20:38

-- Around 7.5 million Audi TDI models sold since 1989 -- Audi CEO Rupert Stadler: "Continually refining successful concept" -- Board Member for Development Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg: "Taking the next big step with electrification of the TDI" -- Sales chief Luca de Meo: "Clean d iesel increasingly attracting customers worldwide" INGOLSTADT, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Audi is marking a very special anniversary: It was 25 years ago that the company first...

2014-05-28 23:19:15

Recent ATI Graduate Has Closed $4 Million Funding; Building Efficient Engine Technology for Military Vehicles, Shipping, Power Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), part of the IC2 Institute at The University of Texas at Austin (UT), today congratulates Yan Engines on its company momentum. Yan Engines, recently graduated from ATI, focuses on delivering fuel-efficient technologies for power generation and transportation through its engine fuel economy...


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