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Ford’s New F-150 To Get 26 Mpg, Tops Among Pickups

Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.


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KNX 1070 Driven To Gridlock: Mileage Tax

Some people say it’s time to do away with the gas tax and switch to a mileage tax so drivers pay as they go.



Audit: $352K Wasted In Mileage Reimbursement For LA Workers

Employees of the city of Los Angeles wasted hundreds of thousands of dollars on mileage reimbursements, according to an audit released Tuesday.


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Judge Reverses Honda Judgment Over Hybrid Fuel Economy

Civic owner Heather Peters said that while she was “disappointed” by the ruling, she’s proud that her case brought renewed scrutiny of the hybrid automaker.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/09/2012

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Power to the People: Depending on how Much You Want to Spend

And I’m sorry to see it turned into a political football (to use a frustrated GM exec’s term) by both major parties.


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…But If You Like the Old-Fashioned Way…

The Ford Focus runs on the same kind of direct-injection engine that some of the most luxurious cars in the world (read: Mercedes) use. Pared down to a 2-litre, 4-cylinder, 6-speed, the Focus is a […]


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…Or, You Could Change Everything Else…

I asked a Mazda engineer how they do all that, and he said, “Magic.” Whatever…


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….And It All Circles Back

And besides, it’s cool enough to see every once in a while on Hawaii 5-O.


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Judge Tentatively OKs Settlement For Owners Of Hybrid Honda Civic

If you own a Honda Civic hybrid from model years 2003 to 2009, your check may soon be in the mail.

CBS Los Angeles–03/16/2012

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Man Arrested For Alleged Odometer Fraud Apparently At It Again

After a CBS2 News hidden-camera investigation uncovering odometer fraud led to the arrest of a Woodland Hills man, we caught him at it again.


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CBS2 Investigation Uncovers Odometer Fraud Possibly Affecting Thousands Of Consumers

A six-month CBS2 News investigation into odometer fraud uncovered cars that may have had their miles turned back before ending up at some of the biggest car dealerships in Los Angeles.


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Woman Takes Unique Road To Sue Honda Over Mileage

A woman who expected her 2006 Honda Civic Hybrid to be her dream car wants Honda to pay for not delivering the high mileage it promised.


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Investigation Uncovers City Employees Driving On Your Dime

While you spend nearly $5 a gallon at the pumps on your own car, a CBS2 News investigation has uncovered some public employees taking a free ride at your expense.