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  • After Waze’s Big Exit, Car-Community App Fuelzee Wants To Gamify Your Trips For Gas

    After Waze’s Big Exit, Car-Community App Fuelzee Wants To Gamify Your Trips For Gas

    Google swooped on Waze earlier this month, shelling out $1.1 billion to acquire the crowdsourced traffic app — indicating there is mileage (and cash) in crowdsourcing-plus-cars. Exactly how much of either remains to be seen but a just launched iOS app, called Fuelzee, reckons there’s enough of both to build a new car-centric community in and around trips to the gas station. Read More

  • For The First Time, EPA Fuel Economy Guide Rates SUVs And Vans

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy (DOE) today released the official 2011 Fuel Economy Guide, providing information about estimated mileage and fuel costs for model year 2011 vehicles sold in the U.S. For the first time, the annual Fuel Economy Guide includes medium-duty passenger vehicles, generally large sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and passenger vans. Read More