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2015 Lexus RC coupe adds zip to staid Lexus line

...because premium gasoline is required, the V-6 model cost nearly $50, at today's prices, to fill up.In part, gas mileage is affected by the car's weight, which is a surprisingly heavy 3,748 pounds for a rear-drive, V-6 model and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-01/2015-lexus-rc-coupe-adds-zip-
On The Money: When new cars are unveiled, prices can fall on old models

...European sports car, and Chevrolet showed off a new Malibu midsize car that looks like a coupe, with more legroom better gas mileage and other features that one-up the current model. Analysts say it's too early to tell if prices will drop on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-10/money-when-new-cars-are-un
Tariffs, wages make Mexico an auto mecca

...cost savings also should allow automakers to add expensive fuel-saving features to meet stricter U.S. government gas mileage requirements without raising car prices. Two-thirds of cars made in Mexico are shipped to the U.S.While Mexico's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/tariffs-wages-make-mexico-
What Is It?

...visiting numerous health care facilities. It gets good gas mileage."Tom Turner took us in another direction with...Good-looking car that's gotten rave reviews and gets good gas mileage. There is a practical side of me after all!"Jim Muraski...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-24/what-it
Shopgirl: Party with your neighbors this Masters Week

...it's time. In addition to tire rotations, oil changes and fuel filter replacements, CarMinder keeps track of your gas mileage to alert you to any sneaking problems that might be coming up. Find it in the App Store and get a little more proactive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-04-03/shopgirl-par
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?

...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?

...32 to about 50 and the zero -to-60 (time) went from 32 seconds to 12, and she cornered like she was on rails. Gas mileage went from 45 down to 35."I got to see a lot of southern Eng land at night; the rallies were usually about 300 miles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-01-15/what-it