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Automakers Beating Fuel Economy Expectations Despite An Upswing In Truck/SUV Sales

Automakers Beating Fuel Economy Expectations Despite An Upswing In Truck/SUV Sales
For 2016, the so-called CAFE standards (it stands for corporate average fuel economy) require automakers to obtain an average rating of 35.5 mpg across all of its light-duty vehicle lines in the U.S., or at least under the convoluted methods in which …
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Despite low gas prices, some drivers may still be paying too much

Despite low gas prices, some drivers may still be paying too much
DeHaan says premium gas is more expensive in the Great Lakes, because the large SUV's that are popular to drive here use regular. That means the market is flooded with lower quality gas, which makes higher octane premium more expensive to produce.
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Auto Expo 2016: Diesel SUVs a big attraction despite pollution crackdown

Auto Expo 2016: Diesel SUVs a big attraction despite pollution crackdown
The Delhi government and the courts have announced a string of measures to tackle the crisis, including a ban until March 31 on registration of new diesel cars with an engine capacity of two litres or more — typical of large SUVs or luxury cars …
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Auto Shanghai 2015: Despite Crackdown On Luxury, China's Market Still Lures

Auto Shanghai 2015: Despite Crackdown On Luxury, China's Market Still Lures
Jaguar Land Rover's star new model in Shanghai was its Chinese-made Range Rover Evoque, while Mercedes, Nissan and others also launched new SUVs. In a country where the luxury sedan sector has long been the core of the market, SUVs have seen …
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Despite premium carmakers going downmarket, luxury auto sales stick at 10-11%

Despite premium carmakers going downmarket, luxury auto sales stick at 10-11%
Their rise, though, is concomitant with the decline of four other segments: compact and midsize cars and fullsize cars and SUVs. We think the next few years that will tell if the small-car expansion can overcome the large-car retraction, with a phalanx …
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