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2014 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Review: The Fuel Economy Run

2014 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER REVIEW Vehicle Style: Plug-in Electric Medium SUV Price: $47,490 (Outlander PHEV), $52,490...

Mar 27, 2014 (3 years ago)
2013 Volkswagen Think Blue Fuel Economy Challenge
2013 Volkswagen Think Blue Fuel consumption challenge for Australia

2013 VOLKSWAGEN THINK BLUE FUEL ECONOMY CHALLENGE Variants Reviewed Model ...

Jun 25, 2013 (4 years ago)

NEWS

Dieselgate - Volkswagen Diesel Fix Questioned By Independent Swedish Test

MON, 3 APR, 2017

A Swedish examination of Volkswagen’s diesel emissions fix has called into question claims the recalls do not compromise vehicle performance.

Lobbyists Claim Fuel Consumption Stickers Are Lying And Regular Unleaded May Be Axed

THU, 30 MAR, 2017

The Canberra-based Australian Automobile Association (AAA – the summit group of motoring organisations like the NRMA in NSW, RAC in Queenslan...

President Trump Looks To Loosen Fuel Economy Regulations As Part Of ‘Business First’ Plan

TUE, 31 JAN, 2017

Recently-adopted strict fuel consumption regulations in the United States could be scrapped by President Trump under proposed sweeping changes to t...

JLR Teams Up With Ford And Tata To Test Connected Vehicle Technology

TUE, 25 OCT, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover will join two other carmakers in a wide-reaching test of connected vehicle technologies, concentrating on three areas of research.

Small Turbo Engines Could Be Replaced By Larger Units In Pursuit Of Lower Emissions

WED, 19 OCT, 2016

Large four-cylinder engines, small V8s and turbocharged three-cylinder donks - all have been trialled over the years as carmakers seek the ultimate...

Mitsubishi Fuel Economy Scandal - Eight Models Temporarily Withdrawn From Sale In Japan

THU, 1 SEP, 2016

Mitsubishi has withdrawn no less than eight models from its line-up in Japan following the carmaker’s fuel economy scandal from earlier this ...

Suzuki Fuel Economy Foibles Claims Boardroom Scalps - Including 38-Year CEO

TUE, 14 JUN, 2016

Suzuki’s declaration last month that it had manipulated fuel economy readings for some models has seen two board members resign and the remai...

Fuel Consumption, Emissions Performance And Other Fairy Tales

MON, 23 MAY, 2016

First the Volkswagen Group, then Mitsubishi, and now most recently Suzuki (er… kind of), have admitted to fudging fuel consumption and/or em...

Suzuki Admits To Incorrect Fuel Economy Testing Methods In Japan

THU, 19 MAY, 2016

Suzuki is the latest carmaker to come clean and admit its chosen methods for calculating official fuel economy readings have, in some instances, be...

Mitsubishi Fuel Figure Saga May Affect More Models

FRI, 13 MAY, 2016

Mitsubishi’s false fuel figure debacle may yet reach further into the carmaker’s past and model range.

REVIEWS

2016 Citroen C4 Cactus v Toyota Prius REVIEW | Who Rules At The Bowser?

SUN, 10 APR, 2016

IS THE WORLD'S BEST-SELLING HYBRID STILL KING-OF-THE-HEAP FOR REAL-WORLD FUEL ECONOMY, OR CAN A SUPER-EFFICIENT LIGHTWEIGHT DIESEL KNOCK IT OFF...

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Review: The Fuel Economy Run

THU, 27 MAR, 2014

2014 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER REVIEW Vehicle Style: Plug-in Electric Medium SUV Price: $47,490 (Outlander PHEV), $52,490 (Outlander PHEV Aspire) ...

2013 Volkswagen Think Blue Fuel Economy Challenge

TUE, 25 JUN, 2013

2013 VOLKSWAGEN THINK BLUE FUEL ECONOMY CHALLENGE Variants Reviewed Model Power/Torque ...

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