This is it: the semi-official list of the 11 best fuel efficient motorcycles your money will be able to buy in 2016, courtesy of Gas 2. Enjoy!
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Great news, car fans! The Ford Ranger and Ford Bronco nameplates will be making a US comeback if this $9 billion UAW deal goes through!
This is it: the semi-official list of the 11 best fuel-efficient motorcycles your money will be able to buy in 2015, courtesy of Gas 2. Enjoy!
The space efficient vehicle concept from Netherlands features a three-wheel design and seating for three as well.
The ultra lightweight, fuel efficient car of the future may be closer than you think thanks, in part, to the US Navy and its advanced, high-tech weaponry.
If you’re an avid reader of Gas 2, then you already know that the highest MPG car that’s not a hybrid is the Mitsubishi Mirage CVT … or, is it? The trouble with any claims of biggest, fastest, or bestest is that there’s almost always an asterisk involved. In the case of the Mitsubishi, it’s […]
2014 is right around the corner, and before you say it: yes, I know that’s a 2015 Mustang up there that won’t be on sale until the end of 2014 … but I don’t care. You’ll be able to buy it in 2014, it’s gorgeous, and if you don’t want one then you’re dead inside. […]
Ford’s 3-cylinder, 1 liter Ecoboost turbo engine has proven itself in road cars, racecars, and in the fast-pass lane at airport security. As such, it should come as no surprise that the blue-oval has added a second shift to the German engine plant that produces the thing. The new shift will allow the factory to […]
Because many Europeans can’t afford a new car, the market for used cars has become hot hot hot, and many people who previously only bought new now find themselves sifting through pre-owned vehicles at a time when high gas prices greatly impact their purchase. Here’s a few tips to help these newbies navigate an often-frustrating buying process of buying a fuel-sipping car.
The Chicago Tribune recently published its “top 10” most fuel-efficient motorcycles list … but it was terrible, full of plot holes, and may have been translated from French. My list is better, because there’s 13 of them, and it’s 2013 now. Bam!
As one of the foremost car guys in pop culture, Jay Leno has had plenty of ink spilled regarding his love of automobiles. But unlike many collectors, Leno loves the odd, weird, and futuristic in addition to the standard collection of classics. This makes his garage in SoCal a stopping point for many next-gen vehicles, including the Army’s Fuel Efficient Ground Vehicle Demonstrator.
At 261 MPG, the production version Volkswagen’s high-efficiency XL1 is nothing less than a supercar. It may not be super-fast, but its task is not conquering LeMans – its mission is to change the automotive landscape and establish a new standard in high-mpg commuting. The new VW XL1 does that, and looks for all the […]
Chris’ petition to Ford trying to convince the blue oval boys to bring their “world-market” diesel Ranger to the US has been, comment-wise, one of the most popular posts in Gas 2’s short five-year history. Despite our pleas, increasingly stringent CAFE standards on light trucks, the recession, the complete absurdity of driving a full-size pickup […]
The one-liter car is on its way: Volkswagen is testing the XL1 in Sweden. The two-seat car is currently undergoing its final testing phase, and it looks like it really will hit the market next year. Research, Development, Research, Development The super fuel-efficient vehicle has been in development for the last decade, as board member […]
Hybrid technology is the focus of many car companies these days, including Honda. But hybrid technology can be applied to more than just automobiles, and Honda Power Equipment has come up with a hybrid snowblower that reduces fuel consumption, noise, and will certainly be the most affordable (and time saving!) hybrid on the market.
I’m a sucker for sexy Italians and slick technology, and this petite Fiat 500 concept coupe by Zagato has both in spades. On the “sexy Italian” side, the tiny 500 coupe has been given a sloping roofline and a more sporting stance, courtesy of Zagato’s 17″ chrome-arrow wheels. The car also features Zagato’s signature “double-bubble” […]
In a bid to increase capacity for the next generation of small block, fuel efficient engines, GM has announced that they will be investing $893 million in upgrading 5 existing North American engine-related facilities. According to GM, the move will preserve or create 1,600 jobs. The upgrades are necessary to meet the increasingly stringent fuel […]
[social_buttons] As a construction industry giant, Caterpillar is best known for moving earth, and now the company seems ready to move the entire off-road vehicle and equipment sector into more sustainable technology that reduces greenhouse gas emissions and cuts reliance on fossil fuels. With its new D7E tractor, Caterpillar is out to demonstrate that a […]
I rolled my Toyota Yaris three times this morning after hitting a six-foot-high dirt embankment at highway speed. I crawled out with no more than a bump on my head, seat belt burn, and a massively stiff neck. So, for all you small car safety-doubters out there, I’ve now got personal experience to say otherwise. […]