Green Cars

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), through the website GreenerCars.org, releases a yearly list of the best and worst cars for the environment that is based on fuel efficiency. While mpg is not the only factor that determines a car’s impact on the environment, it is a good determining factor. Here are the [...]

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2011 is the first year to see a variety of electric cars. There are offerings from old school companies like Chevrolet as well as newcomers name Fisker and Tesla. Here are the five top rated electric cars on the market in 2011. Chevrolet Volt Nissan Leaf Fisker Karma AMP Electric Equinox Tesla The Volt and [...]

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Finding fuel efficient wagons and hatchbacks was not the problem when compiling this list. The problem was how to narrow it down to just ten. This list is based on the EPA’s miles-per-gallon ratings for city and highway travel or their mpg equivalent for all electric cars. The rankings reflect the EPA’s combined fuel economy [...]

Gas prices are stretching every American budget to the limit, but there are still occasions when you need to get everyone from place to place. For that you need a roomy sedan. Here are the 10 most fuel efficient sedans available based on the Environmental Protection Agency’s mpg and expressed in the usual city/highway format. [...]

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Fisker Karma promised to have its first production model available in 2009, then it was fall of 2010. Finally, production has begun for the 2012 model with the goal of pushing 7,000 cars out the door. The Fisker Karma is a plug-in hybrid four door luxury sedan. The new cars will be able to travel [...]

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