2017 Honda Civic Type R: The Powerful And Extremely Efficient Car Is Finally Coming To The US
The EPA has unveiled the fuel efficiency ratings of the 2017 Honda Civic Type R and they are impressive.
Team That Revealed VW Cheating Claims Fuel Efficiency Costs Are Overstated
Fuel efficient technology need not be expensive. This has been the report of the ICCT, which has shown that fuel efficiency projections have been overestimated.
Volkswagen’s Diesel Emission Pollution: Thousands of People Could Die Prematurely in Europe
A vehicle emission scandal hit German auto giant Volkswagen in late 2015, after the automaker used special software to deceive the general public that its cars were eco-friendly with minimum-level environmental emissions. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) however proved them wrong by demonstrating that Volkswagen was fraudulent in its claims. The automaker agreed to a US settlement of $22 billion and a recall of millions of vehicles installed with the emission cheat software.
US Government Scientists Resist Trump's Gag Order On Twitter
Following a gag order from President Trump, which suspends social media use of federal employees and agencies, US government scientists have taken the fight for information sharing on Twitter. They are protesting on the new administrations media black out on all coverage.
Check Your Home For Radon! Radioactive Gas Is Second Leading Cause Of Lung Cancer
The odorless, tasteless and colorless gas can be found in the air in houses and other buildings, as well as in water from underground sources, such as well water. Breathing high levels of radon is linked to higher risk of lung cancer.
EPA Declares Mazda The Most Fuel-Efficient Automaker 4 Years In A Row
Mazda celebrates its fourth time in the summit as EPA once again named the company the most fuel-efficient car manufacturer in the U.S.
Zika Infected People In Miami Increase; Miami Beach Declared As Zika Zone
Miami, Florida has become an increasingly highly Zika-affected area in the United States, recent reports say.
EPA Discovers Defeat Device On Porsche, Audi and VW Vehicles
The Environmental Protection Agency found cheat codes installed on defeat devices onboard vehicles of Porsche, Audi and Volkswagen that reduced emssions during testing.
EPA May Reevaluate MPG Testing For Hybrids After Misleading C-MAX Numbers
After a number of high-profile reviews found misrepresented MPG ratings for multiple hybrid cars, the EPA is rethinking how it tests the green cars.
Ford CMAX's MPG Rating Can't Keep Up With Prius v
In a scientific comparison between Ford's C-MAX and hybrid Prius v, the Ford couldn't match Toyota's fuel economy rating