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It looks like the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS) or otherwise known as “Cash for Clunkers” has launched this week. For those who don’t know, CARS basically does this: the government buys back old cars (which get a combined average mileage of 18 miles a gallon or less) from folks to scrap, and the seller gets $4,500 toward the purchase or lease of a new fuel-efficient car. Not a bad deal to help the environment, right? Via the New York …
After months of bad news, some postive headlines are coming out of Detroit’s auto-makers.
The White House announced new proposed standards for automobile mileage and emissions today.
Automakers showed off some of their latest safety features at the Washington Auto Show.