GM Announces Pricing for CNG Pickups, Vans

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Apr 15, 2014
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<p><em><strong>Photo of Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD courtesy of GM.</strong></em></p> GM Announces Pricing for CNG Pickups, Vans

General Motors will offer its bi-fuel Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks starting at $9,500 and dedicated compressed natural gas vans starting at $10,825, the company has announced.

<p><em><strong>Photo courtesy of Wikimedia.</strong></em></p> Gasoline Price Now Higher Than Year Ago

The national average price of gasoline climbed 5.5 cents to $3.651 per gallon and is now more costly than it was at this time a year ago, according to federal data.

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<p><em><strong>Phoeo of 2015 Jetta courtesy of VW.</strong></em></p> VW's 2015 Jetta Gets New 2.0L Diesel Engine

The 2015 Jetta gets the 2.0L four-cylinder TDI EA288 engine announced in March that offers improved fuel economy and slight bump in performance. The engine is expected to give 45 miles per gallon highway.

<p><em><strong>Photo courtesy of Nissan.</strong></em></p> Nissan's 'Smart' Rear-View Mirror Displays Video

Nissan is reinventing rear-view mirrors with its Smart Rearview Mirror — an LCD monitor that integrates a backup camera that the automaker will show on a 2014 Rogue at the New York International Auto Show.

<p><em><strong>Photo of 2015 Murano courtesy of Nissan.</strong></em></p> Nissan Murano Gets Styling Revamp for 2015

Nissan has revamped the body styling of its 2015 Murano midsize SUV, giving it a bold, edgier look that includes the automaker's new V-motion design concept.


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