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EPA Official: ’15 Ford F-150 Almost Meets 2025 CAFE
2015 CAR Management Briefing Seminars
Aug 4, 2015
TRAVERSE CITY, MI – With the midterm review of fuel-economy rules coming up next year and oil prices plummeting...
EPA says its mpg test holds up for hybrids
Regulator: Loophole tripped up the C-Max
WASHINGTON -- Don't blame the test.
That's the EPA's message in the wake of Ford Motor Co.'s decision to restate fuel economy estimates on its C-Max Hybrid.
When Ford C-Max owners were griping...
Ford Hybrids' Fuel Economy Failing To Live Up To EPA Ratings? - GreenCarReports.com
By John Voelcker
Nov 20, 2012
This is starting to look not so good.
It appears that two new hybrid cars from Ford--the 2013 C-Max Hybrid hatchback and the 2013 Fusion Hybrid sedan--may not deliver real-world...
The EPA officially rates the new Fusion with Ford's claimed 37 mpg rating.
August 30, 2012
By: Nick Saporito
Every Thursday the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases the latest fuel economy figures for new products. The rhyme or reason behind when the new...
Best fuel economy of any automatic
April 27, 2012
The EPA has completed its final testing of the last new engine for the 2013 Escape. The figures come in line with what Ford expected for the small four cylinder.
The new 1.6L EcoBoost is officially rated at 23 city, 33...
EPA allows 15% ethanol in gasoline, but only for late-model car
By Fred Meier
Oct 13, 2010
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced it now will allow up to 15% ethanol to be blended with gasoline in motor fuel -- but only for use in cars and trucks built since 2007...
2010 Ford Fusion 4-banger scores best-in-class 23/34 mpg!
When we drove the thoroughly refreshed Fusion out in California after the LA Auto Show, it proved to be a thoroughly enjoyable ride. It now turns out that the Fusion is not only fun to drive, but also fuel efficient in forms other than...
Ford Fusion Hybrid to get 41 mpg city, says EPA
3 hours ago
DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co.'s much ballyhooed 2010 Fusion Hybrid will get 41 city miles per gallon and 36 mpg on highways, based on final certification figures from the U.S. Environmental...