Gas Mileage

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Hyundai-Kia To Pay US $100M For Overstating MPG

Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia will pay the U.S. government a $100 million penalty to end a two-year investigation into overstated gas mileage claims on about one-third of their models.

11/03/2014

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Shedding Pounds Could Ease ‘Pain At The Pump’

Are you looking for another good reason to shed a few pounds? According to a new study, losing weight could save you money at the gas pump.

CBSDFW.COM–10/09/2012

Hummer H2 vehicles sit on the lot of a dealership. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Get Better Gas Mileage No Matter What You Drive

While we can’t do much about rising gas prices, we can tell you about a way to pump up your gas mileage and relieve some of the stress on your wallet.

04/30/2012

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What Should Your Real Gas Mileage Be?

If you are a new car shopper, trying to estimate future fuel costs, you might be wondering: How close am I likely to come to the MPG figures on the window sticker?

01/19/2012

A Nissan Leaf electric vehicle is displayed at a showroom. (credit: Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images)

Downsizing Your Car Without Downsizing Your Life

So you traded the gas-guzzler for a smaller, more fuel-efficient ride. But now you’ve lost something else: space. How do you make a smaller car work for you?

04/30/2011