09 Mar '12, 2pm

Volkswagen’s New Engine Turns Off Cylinders To Save You Gas

Volkswagen’s New Engine Turns Off Cylinders To Save You Gas

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Next-Gen Batteries Could Be Filled Like Gas Tanks

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gas2.org 08 Mar '12, 10pm

This article suggests that the “gas station” would be supplanted by a zinc solution instead of gasoline. I can see it now ...

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Volkswagen Polo BlueGT with ACT cylinder deactivation

Volkswagen Polo BlueGT with ACT cylinder deacti...

paultan.org 06 Mar '12, 4pm

Volkswagen in bringing new green tech to Geneva, and this Polo BlueGT is the host. The headline feature is active cylinder...

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grist.org 09 Mar '12, 12pm

Right now the fossil fuel industry, utility execs, pundits, and politicians from both parties would like us to believe tha...

Volkswagen introduces four new Up! concepts, because we didn't have enough already

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2014 Volkswagen Golf Electric Model Confirmed For Late 2013

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