2:00 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 5, 2014 The average fuel economy of new trucks, cars, SUVs and vans sold in January in the United States rose 0.1 mpg from December, to 24.9 mpg, according to a monthly report from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute.... Read More »
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12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 24, 2014 A French auto robotics company is taking development of autonomous vehicles in a new direction that could lead to public acceptance of the fledgling technology.... Read More »
12:26 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 22, 2014 The federal program to develop more fuel-efficient vehicles may expand to make suppliers eligible for the more than $15 billion in remaining funds, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said.... Read More »
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12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 21, 2014 A French auto robotics company is taking development of autonomous vehicles in a new direction that could lead to public acceptance of the fledgling technology.... Read More »
12:16 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 17, 2014 The average fuel economy of new light vehicles sold in the United States last year was nearly 25 mpg, up 1 mpg from 2012 and the highest for a full year since at least 2008, according to a University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute report.... Read More »
9:37 am U.S. ET | Jan. 2, 2014 Ford is showcasing a plug-in hybrid electric C-Max that uses solar panels in the roof to recharge itself.... Read More »
1:50 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 16, 2013 GM said it will sell a version of the Chevrolet Impala sedan with the ability to switch between gasoline and natural gas, part of the automaker's plan for taking advantage of a drilling boom that has made natural gas a more viable fuel for cars in the United States.... Read More »
12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 15, 2013 The old joke about electric vehicles is, "How long is your extension cord?" But nearly every home or business has a 110-volt outlet that can charge your EV if it runs out of juice. That's not the case with the 2015 arrival of hydrogen fuel cell cars.... Read More »
12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 12, 2013 On Oct. 17, 1973, the first oil embargo plunged the auto industry into a new world. The Oct. 15 issue of Automotive News will look at the impact of that historic event.... Read More »
3:26 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 24, 2013 IGS Energy opened its first compressed natural gas fueling station in West Virginia as part of a plan to offer the alternative fuel along the I-79 corridor between west central West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania.... Read More »
12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 2, 2013 Most of us are watching the events in the Middle East unfold without any real idea of just how important this region is to the economic well-being of the United States and the world.... Read More »
2:30 pm U.S. ET | June 28, 2013 General Motors is partnering with the federal Department of Energy to lower energy costs at 25 of the company's U.S. facilities.... Read More »
12:13 pm U.S. ET | May 31, 2013 Honda has joined a public-private partnership to support the development and commercialization of fuel cell electric vehicles.... Read More »
March 25, 2013 12:54 CET Bosch said it will sell or shut down its money-losing solar energy operations. The supplier has lost 2.4 billion euros ($3.10 billion) since it created the solar energy unit in 2008.... Read More »