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The 2015 Honda Civic Type-R uses an Earth Dreams engine

2015 Honda Civic Type-R

North American consumers unfortunately do not have the opportunity to purchase the Honda Civic Type-R. The most powerful Civic is reserved only for the European market, so we must turn to the Honda Civic Si if we want a little more power under the hood of our Civic. Honda has unveiled the new 2015 Honda Civic Type R with pictures ...

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2013 Volkswagen Jetta TDI vs. 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

Volkswagen surprised quite a few people when the automaker announced that it would offer a hybrid version of its Jetta compact sedan. It was odd for several reasons, the first being that the German manufacturer was not recognized for its hybrid technology. Add to that, Volkswagen already had an efficient version of the Jetta: the venerable TDI. Whatever the case, the ...

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Features and Technology that Improve Your Car’s Fuel Efficiency

When one wishes to reduce a vehicle’s fuel consumption, the first place to look is often the engine. Hybrid technology, diesel engines, and electric motors all offer impressive fuel efficiency while run-of-the-mill gas engines are continually becoming more and more efficient as well. That being said, the engine does a play a major role in improving a particular car’s fuel ...

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A Few Tips and Tricks To Improve Fuel Efficiency

If fuel efficiency is important to you, you know there are literally hundreds of tips and tricks that will help you and your car save on gas. Some are pretty standard stuff, like keeping your engine in shape, while others, like following a semi-truck on the highway to reap the benefits of the wind tunnel it generates, are downright dangerous. ...

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