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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...

2014-05-28 08:21:21

Company offers a glimpse of a DeltaWing® for the street that applies the unique, innovative design architecture and lightweight technologies to achieve significantly improved fuel economy BRASELTON, Ga., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeltaWing Technologies Inc. today revealed how the groundbreaking DeltaWing(®) architecture - a highly aerodynamic and lightweight design currently competing in IMSA sports car road races in the form of the DeltaWing race car - could look as a...

2014-05-15 16:24:01

DURHAM, N.C., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More people would buy energy-efficient vehicles if auto dealers included long-term gasoline costs on fuel-efficiency labels, according to research from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111102/DC96044LOGO Management professor Rick Larrick and Fuqua post-doctoral associate Adrian Camilleri found that showing consumers the cost of gasoline over the approximate lifetime of the vehicle...

2014-05-14 12:21:07

Experts to predict the gasoline price tipping point that will drive green car sales, Tuesday, May 20 LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 20, 2014 the Motor Press Guild (MPG), the largest automotive media association in North America, will hold a special event moderated by John O'Dell, senior editor for fuel efficiency and green vehicles at Edmunds.com. The event will take place on the historic Queen Mary in Long Beach where automotive industry experts will gather to discuss...

2014-05-14 08:20:52

Stevens Point Honda offers efficient Honda vehicles for environmentally conscious drivers STEVENS POINT, Wis., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fuel-saving vehicles were once a trend drivers felt inclined to participate in, but the need for efficient modes of transportation has become more pressing in recent years. Whether drivers are commuting to work each day or traveling frequently this summer, a fuel-efficient Honda vehicle available at Stevens Point Honda allows drivers to...

2014-04-26 23:02:22

Monarch Airlines has signed a contract to continue the use of the fuel conservation software developed by Aviaso. The Aviaso/Fuel Efficiency solution is in use in the London-based carrier since 2012. Extending the contract with Aviaso is yet another step that Monarch takes in achieving the goal of 6.8% improvement in fuel efficiency by the end of 2015. Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) April 26, 2014 Monarch Airlines has signed a contract to continue the use of the fuel conservation software...

2014-04-24 08:21:45

UAL Reports $489 Million First-Quarter 2014 Loss Excluding Special Items; $609 Million Loss Including Special Items CHICAGO, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported a first-quarter 2014 net loss of $489 million, or $1.33 per share, excluding $120 million of special items. Including special items, UAL reported a first-quarter 2014 net loss of $609 million, or $1.66 per share. -- Historic severe weather increased United's first-quarter loss by...

2014-04-10 16:20:44

6 Simple Car Care Tips to Increase Gas Mileage BETHESDA, Md., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spring is here and so are rising gas prices. Not to worry, says the Car Care Council. A few simple and inexpensive vehicle maintenance steps can stretch your dollar at the pump and go a long way toward protecting the environment. "Many motorists don't realize that fuel consumption is directly related to auto care and has a significant impact on how much gas you use," said Rich White,...


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