New 54-MPG Gas Mileage Rules, Audi and Eminem, BMW i3 and i8: Car News Headlines

August 1, 2011

2011 Ford Edge

2011 Ford Edge

President Obama has announced new fuel economy standards that will come into effect by 2025. Are you ready for 54 mpg? [TheCarConnection]

Take a look at what's under the hood of the BMW i3 electric car and i8 plug-in hybrid. [GreenCarReports]

A cop pulling a DARE truck has been arrested and charged with a DUI. [FamilyCarGuide]

Were the Top Gear tests with the Nissan Leaf and Peugeot iOn actually fair assessments? [AllCarsElectric]

Beat the GPS in GPS Racing--millions of Brits are doing it. [AllCarTech]

Is Lexus planning an LFA Roadster and a hybrid GS-F? [MotorAuthority]

Should collision avoidance systems be mandatory? [TheCarConnection]

The 2012 Ford Edge will be rated at 30 mpg on the highway with the 2.0-Liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine. [GreenCarReports]

Android and Nissan Leaf owners, rejoice: you now have a new app. [AllCarsElectric]

Audi has settled the A6 ad dispute with Eminem, without a street fight. [MotorAuthority]

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