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2014-02-04 12:22:07

AMERIgreen Shows How Buying US Oil Creates Jobs LEBANON, Pa., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- AMERIgreen, local energy wholesaler, just released a new round of research and an infographic to show the effects of buying American fuel. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140204/MN57611) "We wanted to create an engaging way to educate the public about the importance of 100% American Fuel," says AMERIgreen President Steve McCracken. "Most people do not know they have a...

2014-02-04 12:20:52

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- 2014 Ram 1500, powered by all-new 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6, records best-ever 28 mpgin highway-cycle testing; 23-mpg combined city/highway rating also a new benchmark -- EPA's best half-ton pickup rating since 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 propelled 2013 Ram to25 mpg; also exceeds top-ranked small pickup -- EcoDiesel- and Pentastar-powered Rams rank 1-2 for fuel economy in 2014, aided...

2014-01-29 08:22:28

Automotive industry leader, Phil Murtaugh, joins board as Pinnacle expands Silicon Valley headquarters SAN CARLOS, Calif., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Engines, developer of ultra-efficient engine designs, today announced a key addition to the leadership team naming Phil Murtaugh as the newest member of its board of directors. With previous professional experience as CEO of Asian Operations for Chrysler Group and the CEO of General Motors China Group, Murtaugh provides keen...

2014-01-29 08:20:30

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England has awarded a 2014 Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883 to Gerry Blake, one of its top company drivers, for showing improvement in miles per gallon average and average idle percentage for the fourth quarter 2013. This is the 11th Harley-Davidson awarded to drivers by C. R. England in this fuel efficiency promotion. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140129/SF54460) Blake drives a 2013 Freightliner Cascadia, for...

2013-12-16 08:20:07

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) noted in their most recent Light Duty Fuel Economy Trends report that Mazda Motor Corporation is the most fuel-efficient auto manufacturer in the U.S. With the highest fleet-wide adjusted fuel economy performance of 27.1 miles per gallon (MPG), and the lowest CO(2) emissions of 328, Mazda led the chart for model year (MY) 2012. (Logo:...

2013-11-27 08:20:02

Tokyo, Nov 27, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Professor Naitoh of Waseda University's Faculty of Science and Engineering has discovered a new compressive combustion principle that can yield engines with the ultimate level of efficiency. With a thermal efficiency of 60% or more in applications including automobiles, power generation, and aircraft, will their low fuel consumption be superior to that of HV vehicles?Professor Ken Naitoh of Waseda University's Faculty of Science and Engineering...

2013-11-20 00:20:19

STUTTGART, Germany, November 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- World premiere for the compact SUV from Porsche - Cross reference: Pictures are available at epa european pressphoto agency (http://www.epa.eu) and http://www.presseportal.de/pm/9820 - (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131120/654081 ) Porsche is expanding its range to include a whole new class of vehicle. The Macan is the first Porsche model to break into the compact SUV segment and is poised to...

2013-11-06 23:29:12

Nearly one year ago, Covenant Transportation Group, tested FuelOppsTM, a fuel efficiency application by Propel IT. Eight months following the full roll-out to all 2,500 drivers, the program has improved MPG by over 3%, is exceeding ROI targets while contributing to increased driver satisfaction and higher driver retention. Pittsburgh, PA and Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 FuelOpps is a fuel efficiency application compatible with major telematics systems developed for the...

2013-10-30 12:21:49

Mike Castrucci Auto carries extensive selection of used cars in Cincinnati CINCINNATI, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fuel efficiency is quickly becoming the most important aspect of a new car that consumers look at when shopping for a new vehicle. With rising gas prices and the higher costs of buying a new car, it's no wonder car shoppers are starting to lean toward buying new fuel-efficient used cars in Ohio. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131030/MN06641)...

2013-10-29 08:24:01

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- -- 2014 Ford Fiesta with new 1.0-liter EcoBoost(®) engine achieves fuel efficiency rating of 32 mpg city, 45 mpg highway and 37 mpg combined -- Fiesta is only vehicle in subcompact class to return 45 mpg highway and produce 120-plus horsepower -- 1.0-liter EcoBoost makes U.S. debut in 2014 Ford Fiesta The new Ford Fiesta equipped with the award-winning 1.0-liter EcoBoost(®) engine will be America's most...