10 Ways Automakers Are Helping You Spend Less On Gasoline

by Joann Muller
August 30, 2012

Until lately, fuel economy standards, first established in 1975, hadn’t changed much since the mid-1980s. But now the Obama Administration is ratcheting up pressure on the auto industry to dramatically increase the average miles-per-gallon of each company’s fleet…

While they’ve been known to kick and scream about fuel economy rules for years, automakers are actually quite good at finding innovative ways to improve fuel efficiency. Our friends over at Total Car Score, a research site for auto buyers, came up with a bevy of 2013 models that already feature great fuel-saving technologies.

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