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2322013 Chevy Malibu's turbo four rated at 259 HP, 0-60 in 6.3 seconds

We weren't exactly smitten with the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco when we got the chance to take one out for a spin, thanks in part to the eAssist wizardry aimed at improving the vehicle's fuel economy. With a lackluster drivetrain, regenerative brakes and low rolling resistance tries, the Malibu Eco simply isn't capable of keeping its head high among the competition.

5Ford reveals refreshed 2011 Mondeo with 237 hp 2.0L Ecoboost

2011 Ford Mondeo – Click above for high-res image gallery

69Ford reveals refreshed 2011 Mondeo with 237-hp 2.0L Ecoboost

2011 Ford Mondeo – Click above for high-res image gallery

34Engine displacement tax could convince automakers to focus on smaller powerplants

Last year, the state of Washington contemplated a tax that would be placed on vehicles dependent upon the displacement of its engine. The displacement tax was eventually discarded but not forgotten. Automakers noted the possibility of this tax cropping up again in the future and marked it in their books.

Add??KO-TREND institute awards accolade to A4 2.0 TDI

Audi's best selling A4 2.0 TDI diesel car has been presented with the coveted "Auto-Umwelt-Zertifikat" (car environment certificate) by the ÖKO-TREND institute in Wuppertal, Germany. The award was given for the A4's eco-friendliness, for the high environmental standards in its production processes and for Audi's noteworthy recycling measures.

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