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The Big Impact of Your Little Financial Choices

...your tires are deflated even a little, it hits your gas mileage. For every missing PSI from any of your four tires, you lose 1/8% of your gas mileage. I fill the tires on our automobiles monthly. Each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-01-24/big-impac
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
Nissan introduces new Titan pickup with diesel engine

...12,000 pounds. It's mated to a 6-speed Aisin transmission. Nissan will also offer a V6 and a V8 gas engine.GAS MILEAGE: Not announced.PRICE: Not announced. The current Titan starts at $29,360, but the diesel model will likely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-12/nissan-introduces-new-tita
Buick may soon get stylish large sedan

...rear-wheel-drive cars have been designed. It's likely to have a nine or 10-speed transmission to get better gas mileage.INSIDE: Four seats, cream-colored leather interior, big center stack with controls for the infotainment and climate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-12/buick-may-soon-get-stylish
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
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
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