Fuel Efficiency

Car Guy

Volt Sticker Shock

By 8.17.09

Maybe GM should call its new Wunderwagen the Jolt.

Car Guy

Clunker Program Throws a Rod

By 8.3.09

Don't worry -- after a quick fix it'll throw two rods at once.

Another Perspective

Cars, Climate, Fuel Efficiency, and the American Consumer

By 7.21.09

Cognitive dissonance writ large.

Car Guy

Magical Thinking in California

By 7.2.09

Zero to 40 in under 7 years -- that's miles per gallon, with no exceptions.

Car Guy

Obama Nails the Coffin Shut

By 5.20.09

From now on, driving will be more fun in go-carts -- or until they're also outlawed.

Car Guy

Safety Inefficiency

By 3.9.09

Before government developed its safety fetish, American economy cars were genuinely efficient -- and affordable.