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Electric cars gain a toehold in Atlanta

...the gas I was buying for my van," Hines said. "We got a really great deal. The van was big, didn't have great gas mileage. And I get to travel in the HOV lane all by myself."People like Hines have made Atlanta the No. 1 market in the nation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-07/electric-cars-gain-toehold
Hyundai, Kia to pay US $100 million to end probe of overstated mileage

...penalty to end a two-year investigation into overstated gas mileage figures on window stickers on 1.2 million vehicles...about one-third of their model lineup. Generally, gas mileage was overstated by one or two miles per gallon. But the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-03/hyundai-kia-pay-us-100-mil
Business news

New vehicle mileage hits record 24.1 mpgDETROIT - Gas mileage for new cars and trucks in the U.S. averaged a record 24.1 miles per gallon last year, but gains in fuel economy are slowing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-08/business-news
Alfa Romeo returns to U.S. streets

...in on the buying binge.Crossover SUVs are built largely on car underpinnings, so they maneuver like a car and get gas mileage that's almost as good. They appeal to a wide range of people from millennials to aging baby boomers looking to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-10-02/alfa-romeo-returns-us-streets
What Is It?

...reliable and very expensive to repair; manual transmissions could more easily get out of mud and sand; manuals got better gas mileage; manuals could be easily push-started; and from personal experience manuals were faster when racing from stop light...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-25/what-it
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What Is It?

...of that year were big and chrome-laden."They also came with big V-8 engines to pull all that weight around. Gas mileage was not an issue; gasoline prices were anywhere from 20 to 30 cents a gallon so no one cared these 'land yachts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-18/what-it
What Is It?

...fuel economy. Back then, a gallon cost 25 cents in Chicago (my hometown) so no one was all that concerned about gas mileage, when even 100-octane cost 35 cents. Folks who wanted a performance car in 1964 had many style choices. Compacts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-14/what-it
What Is It?

...transmission with an overdrive. It drove well and cruised very well with it in overdrive. Gas mileage was great, but we didn't care about gas mileage back then. I then traded it for a 1958 Dodge D-500. Oh, those great fins! Great car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-28/what-it