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    Official: Hyundai Elantra subject of class-action lawsuit for 'misleading 40 MPG' ads

    'Your mileage may vary.' We're all used to seeing those words at the end of any advertisement that mentions fuel mileage, and we all know what it means: Not all drivers will get exactly the same mileage, and oftentimes what you get will be lower than what it says on the car's window ...

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    Report: Mazda's core attribute is "real-world" fuel efficiency with zoom-zoom

    Mazda Motor says "real-world" fuel-efficiency will be one of its core attributes as the Japanese automaker seeks to lift U.S. sales volume some 74 percent by 2015. Don't worry though, 'cause zoom-zoom will remain Mazda's number one raison d'etre. Step one? Be quick to point out that while some ...

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    Chrysler figures improved fuel economy will drive growth

    Chrysler claims to be on track to sell 1.4 million vehicles in the U.S. in 2011. However, key vehicles, including the Chrysler 300 and Fiat 500 are in short supply and, of the 170 U.S. dealers granted franchises to peddle Fiat vehicles, fewer than 50 are currently operational. Sergio Marchionne, ...

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    2012 Ford Focus officially certified at 40 mpg highway

    2012 Ford Focus – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ford has confirmed that the 2012 Focus achieves an EPA-rated 40 miles per gallon on the highway, besting many of the competitors in its class. Only the 2011 Hyundai Elantra and 2011 Chevrolet Cruze Eco manage to reach the ...

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    2012 Chevy Sonic estimated to hit 40 mpg highway

    2012 Chevrolet Sonic Sedan – Click above for high-res image gallery
    At this year's Detroit Auto Show, General Motors yanked back the sheets on its newest sub-compact from Chevrolet; the 2012 Sonic. The five-door hatch and four-door sedan models will be available with either a standard ...

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    Video: Hyundai launches Save the Asterisks campaign for 40-mpg Elantra

    2011 Hyundai Elantra gets 40 mpg, no asterisks – Click above to watch the video after the break
    Hyundai wants to do its part to save the asterisks. You see, the Korean automaker says it has noticed an alarming trend: the needless wasting of perfectly good asterisks on window stickers all ...

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    LA 2010: Hatch, sedan versions of 2012 Ford Focus debut

    The all new Ford Focus five-door hatchback and four-door sedan have been unveiled at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show. The projected 40 miles per gallon highway rating certainly makes it impressive, albeit just slightly less impressive than the Chevy Cruze Eco that's officially rated at 42 mpg ...

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    Report: Dodge to get 40-mpg small car

    2006 Dodge Hornet concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Chrysler has announced that it is working on a small car for the Dodge lineup capable of achieving fuel economy of 40 miles per gallon. This new model will be based on Fiat architecture and is expected to debut near the end ...

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    2011 Audi A1 dual-charged 1.4-liter TFSI model hits nearly 40 mpg

    2011 Audi A1 1.4 TFSI – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Audi will pull the wraps off a hopped-up version of its diminutive A1 hatch at the year's Paris Motor Show, but even in its high-output trim, the Audi A1 1.4 TFSI promises to be a green machine. The 1.4 TFSI model packs a ...

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    40 mpg is the new 30 - or is it 60 mpg is the new 50?

    2011 Ford Fiesta – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With the Ford Fiesta officially rated at 40 miles per gallon highway and many people anticipating that the Chevy Cruze Eco will receive an identical number, it's believed that the new target mpg number for many gasoline-powered ...

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    Officially Official: 2011 Ford Fiesta rated at 40 mpg highway

    2011 Ford Fiesta – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The EPA has finished calculating the fuel economy of the 2011 Ford Fiesta and, as the automaker projected, its new baby has hit 40 miles per gallon. The official numbers from the Feds are 29 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway ...

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    Only two 40+ mpg models available in the U.S., 113 overseas

    We reported the general outlines of 40mpg's survey that was released this week before the news was officially out. And it took a reader to remind me that we never then followed up with the official details. Allow me to rectify that. The headline is that there are only two vehicles (but the study ...

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    Plenty of 40 mpg cars overseas, just not in the US

    In spite of rising gas prices in the United States, the number of cars capable of exceeding 40 mpg seems to be dropping. The Civil Society Institute will be releasing a report on February 14 indicating that although more and more high-mileage cars are becoming available in other markets, they ...


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