Browsing the "Conventional Cars" Category

Jeep Ponders Hybrid Power For Grand Wagoneer

November 18th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

Jeep is working on a new range topping Grand Wagoneer to debut in 2019. New details are known except it may need hybrid or plug-in hybrid power in order to meet fuel economy regulations -- assuming they still exist then.


CARB Delays Meeting Until After The Inauguration

November 13th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

California's powerful Air Resources Board has delayed an important meeting from December until February so it can learn more about what Donald Trump and his pick to head the EPA, Myron Ebell, plan to do about CAFE regulations.


Fuel Economy Up, Emissions Down in 2016

November 4th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

Average fuel economy is up and average greenhouse gas emissions for light cars and trucks sold in North America. That's good news at a time when gas prices are historically low.


Volkswagen Atlas Aims For Heart Of US Crossover Market

October 28th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

The new Volkswagen Atlas crossover SUV will offer 7 passenger seating and either a 4 cylinder of 6 cylinder engine. It is a large as a Ford Explorer and larger than a Honda Pilot or Toyota Highlander. Production begins in the spring.



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