All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Fuel Efficiency’

Walmart Truck Prototype Is Eco-Friendly And Badass

Have you seen Walmart’s new prototype for their trucks? You should definitely take a look because the design is very impressive. The prototype was unveiled at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Walmart wanted to show off the truck as proof that the company is making sincere steps to be more eco-friendly. It remains uncertain if the Walmart Advanced Vehicle Experience or …

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2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Exceeds Expectations

Earlier this month, MotorTrend released its annual Truck of the Year Award and, to its own shock, gave the award to the 2014 Ram 1500, which also won Truck of the Year in 2013. Why did this announcement come as a surprise to the people at MotorTrend? Well, perhaps because the publication has not given the Truck of the Year …

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Stop-Start Vehicles to Sell More in Coming Years

Though hybrids and fully-electric vehicles are now gaining buzz and being predicted as up-and-coming growth markets for the automobile industry, another energy-saving technology will be rolling out to the market along with them. Stop-start vehicles have systems implemented that cut a car’s engine when it is stopped, then re-start it instantly in time to move again. The technology saves fuel …

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Are We Paying Too Much For Gas? [Infographic]

If the ever increasing cost of fuel at the pumps isn’t enough to conjure up images of Mel Gibson’s Road Warrior (images featured above and below), I will do my best to convince you that rising gas prices do lead to crime. About six years ago when I lived in New York, gas prices jumped from about $2.50 per gallon …

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