Fuel Efficiency News
‘GMA’ Investigates: New Cars Being Sold Without Spare Tires
When Michelle Stevens got a flat tire on her 2014 Cadillac CTS, she knew she had no spare and went to the trunk for the tire inflation kit that came with the car. The kit includes a sealant that coats the inner wall of your tire and covers a puncture, as well as a compressor to reinflate the tire,
Je Suis Une Moto: Traveling Europe on a Rented Motorcycle
Gingerly balancing on the foot pegs of the big Ducati motorcycle, I turned the machine down a dirt-path hill between olive trees and grape vines. Instructors from a course offered by the bike's Italian manufacturer wanted to show how its off-road antilock braking system would stop the wheels from
Mitsubishi Motors Says False Mileage Tests Done Since 1991
Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker that acknowledged last week it had intentionally lied about its models' mileage, says an internal investigation found such tampering dated back to 1991
Mitsubishi Motors Investigated Over False Mileage Data
Officials are investigating Mitsubishi Motors Corp. after the company said it had found employees manipulated fuel efficiency data of more than 620,000 light vehicles it manufactured
Are New Cars Being Sold Without Spare Tires?
30 million vehicles in the U.S. do not have a spare tire, according to the AAA.
President Obama Talks Terror, Congress at Year-End News Conference
The president fielded questions from reporters before leaving for vacation with his family.
Volkswagen Scandal: How a 'Defeat Device' Can Trick Car Emissions Tests
Volkswagen is accused by U.S. regulators of using illegal "defeat device" software so that about 500,000 of its diesel cars could cheat on emissions standards tests. And it turns out it's easier than some people may think for manufacturers to cheat, according to car experts. Though Kelley Blue Book
Obama Embraces Campaign Mode in Overtime Push
In a rousing and campaign-like speech, President Obama highlights the last 7 years of his presidency in a push to expand eligibility for overtime pay.
Gas Prices Pumping Higher
Lundberg survey reveals gas prices rise 13 cents to $2.20/gallon, first rise in 9 months.