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Volkswagen Brings Back Iconic Microbus as ID. Buzz

Volkswagen Brings Back Iconic Microbus as ID. Buzz

Are you disappointed that you missed out on the groovy, free-spirited 1960s? Do you wish you could’ve taken a road trip with your friends to concerts across the U.S. in an iconic Volkswagen Bus?  Well, you’ll have your chance to experience the Swinging Sixties in the 21st century. Volkswagen is resurrecting its beloved T1 Microbus as an all-electric vehicle for cargo and passenger transportation. The new ID. Buzz and ID. Buzz Cargo will provide zero-emission, sustainable transportation for drivers of…

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Easy-to-Follow Tips on Saving Gas

Easy-to-Follow Tips on Saving Gas

After a long, blissful period of gas prices consistently below two dollars, they’re starting to go back up again. It’s a shame, but there are ways we can conserve fuel without going back to the bank-breaking fill-ups of yesteryear. Here are some quick tips on saving gas as prices shoot up this summer. First of all, slow down. That’s really the easiest way to save gas. Cars get their best mileage around 60 mph, which is part of why we…

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Futuristic Volkswagen BUDD-e Concept Car at NYIAS

Futuristic Volkswagen BUDD-e Concept Car at NYIAS

The Volkswagen BUDD-e concept car, which was shown last month at the New York International Auto Show, is what Volkswagen is calling the “truly social car”—it uses voice recognition technology to talk to you. Initially revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January, the BUDD-e concept has a basic system of commands such as opening doors and activating the navigation system, but its voice recognition software is still less advanced than Apple’s Siri. Voice recognition isn’t all…

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Simple Ways to Improve Fuel Efficiency

Simple Ways to Improve Fuel Efficiency

In today’s world, drivers are always looking for ways to obtain a better fuel economy. However, you don’t need a fancy hybrid car to accomplish this goal. Here are some simple ways to improve fuel efficiency. Don’t Slam on the Accelerator or Brakes When you suddenly stop or start your car, you are also decreasing your fuel efficiency. In order to avoid higher prices at the pump, be sure to accelerate and coast at a more manageable rate. Drive the…

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