25 Mar '14, 12pm

Could Future Mazda Engines Emit Less CO2 Than Electric Cars?

Could Future Mazda Engines Emit Less CO2 Than Electric Cars?

By John Voelcker 202 views Mar 25, 2014 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter 2014 Mazda 3 s Grand Touring - First Drive Enlarge Photo Is it possible to make a gasoline engine so efficient that it would emit less carbon dioxide per mile than is created by generating electricity to run an electric car over that same mile? Small Japanese carmaker Mazda says yes. In an interview published last week with the British magazine Autocar , Mazda claimed that its next generation of SkyActiv engines will be so fuel-efficient that they'll be cleaner to run than electric cars. MORE: As Gas Mileage Rises, Energy To Make Cars Gets More Important That's possible. But as always, the devil is in the details. Power plant Enlarge Photo Specifically, total emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) in each case depend on both the test cycles used to determine the car...

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Robert Llewellyn: Volkswagen brings German-thinking to electric cars

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New Cadillac ELR ad more educational, less controversial than 'Poolside': Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Hybrid, Cad...

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Electric Porsche Might Be Offered In 2015

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Volkswagen Shows Off Its 40-Year History Of Electric Cars

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