The Next Mazda 2 Will Get 70 MPG (But Only in the Japanese Testing Cycle)

October 26, 2010 by  
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Photo: Mazda Testing Methodology Matters Mazda’s press release about the next general of its “2” model has been spreading around the net like wildfire in the past few days, and sadly, it seems that many of these stories omit some important facts and focus on “70 MPG OMG LIKE HYBRID!”.

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Charlie’s FreeWheels Builds Self-Esteem Through Building Bikes

January 20, 2010 by  
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Inside Charlie’s FreeWheels In the summer of 2007 I wrote about the death of Charles Prinsep, killed on a highway in Alberta, “Flesh and blood against gasoline, alcohol and two tons of steel.” As in so many of these stories, there is a period of anger, but rarely any followup as the story is forgotten.

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