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Next Toyota Prius Promises Huge Efficiency ImprovementsSUN, 24 MAY, 2015
Toyota engineers could improve thermal efficiency to as much as 40 percent for the next Prius, according to reports out of Japan.
Suzuki Swift Gets Super-Frugal New 1.2 Litre Engine, Not For AustraliaTHU, 11 SEP, 2014
Suzuki has ramped-up the ‘green’ appeal of its light Swift range, adding a new super-efficient engine to the line-up from next year.
MIT ‘Morphable Skins’ Could Change Car Aerodynamics: VideoMON, 28 JUL, 2014
The idea of adding golf ball-style aerodynamic dimples to a car isn’t new, but a recent scientific discovery could bring it much closer to re...
Toyota Unveils 1.0 And 1.3 Litre Petrol Engines, 14 Variants Due By 2015FRI, 11 APR, 2014
Toyota has unveiled two brand-new petrol engines; employing technology from its current range of hybrids.
Big Naturally Aspirated Engines Still A Focus For Toyota: ReportTHU, 17 OCT, 2013
Toyota’s drivetrain boss has revealed the Japanese carmaker will continue to invest in the development of large naturally-aspirated engines, ...
Fiat-Chrysler Steering Clear Of EV And Hybrid Models For Now: ReportTHU, 8 AUG, 2013
Fiat-Chrysler will not invest in electric vehicle (EV) or hybrid technology in the short term, according to reports out of the US.
Mitsubishi Rolls Out ClearTec Green Technology In UKMON, 22 JUN, 2009
MITSUBISHI UK has announced the availability of its ultra-efficient version of the already thrifty Colt, the Colt ClearTec, which uses a number of...
2009 Melbourne Motor Show: Ford Fiesta And Ford Fiesta ECOneticFRI, 27 FEB, 2009
Ford Australia's all-new small car 'star', the 2009 Ford Fiesta, shares pride of place on the Ford stand at the Melbourne Motor Show.
2008 Hyundai Santa Fe CRDi Voted NZ's Most Efficient Large SUVFRI, 5 DEC, 2008
Our cousins over in the Land of the Long White Cloud (aka Middle Earth) have crowned Hyundai's diesel-drinking Santa Fe as the most fuel efficient...
Ultra-Efficient Smart Fortwo mhd Coming To AustraliaWED, 29 OCT, 2008
smart Australia has announced that its fuel-sipping quasi-hybrid variant of the fortwo city car is on its way to Australia, where it's sure to end...
2014 Toyota New 1.0 And 1.3 Petrol EnginesFRI, 11 APR, 2014
Saturn Vue Green Line Plug-in Hybrid - Detroit Auto ShowTUE, 15 JAN, 2008