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December 16, 2013 | USA Today
Most auto buyers just focus on finding new vehicles with impressive gas mileage estimates without considering the technology that led to those estimates.
Enter the 2014 Green Car Technology Award, which seeks to reward automakers who come up with the best ideas that lead to vehicles that save energy. The winner will named at the Washington, D.C., Auto Show on Jan. 22.
"Advanced technology plays an increasingly important role in the development of cars and trucks capable of achieving significantly greater levels of efficiency and improved environmental impact," say Ron Cogan, publisher of Green Car Journal. "While new and advanced vehicle models get the limelight, it's these underlying technologies that make their amazing achievements possible."
The nominees include: