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June 17, 2016
AJAC ECORUN HIGHLIGHTS FUEL ECONOMY
The fifth annual Automobile Journalist Association of Canada (AJAC) EcoRun took place in Ontario this year.

The two-day event involved 27 AJAC journalists in vehicles supplied by 15 vehicle manufacturers. The route went from Toronto to Ottawa; with stops in Oshawa, Cobourg, Belleville, Kingston, and Brockville along the way.

EcoRun showcases the variety of fuel-efficient technologies available today. This year’s vehicles ranged from EVs, PHEV, hybrids to gas-powered, diesel-powered and hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles.

Participating vehicles included:
• 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel
• 2016 Chevrolet Cruze
• 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid
• 2016 Chevrolet Spark
• 2016 Chevrolet Volt
• 2016 Fiat 500 1957 Edition
• 2016 Ford C-MAX Energi Plug-in hybrid
• 2016 Ford Focus 1.0 Litre
• 2016 Honda Civic Sedan (Touring)
• 2016 Honda HR-V (EX)
• 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid
• 2016 Kia Optima LX ECO Turbo
• 2016 Lexus CT 200h
• 2016 Lexus RX 450h
• 2016 Mazda CX-3 GT AWD
• 2016 Mazda CX-9 Signature AWD
• 2016 Mazda MX-5 GS
• 2016 Mercedes-Benz S 550e PLUG-IN HYBRID
• 2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL
• 2016 Nissan Leaf SL
• 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera
• 2016 smart fortwo cabrio
• 2016 Subaru Impreza
• 2016 Toyota Mirai
• 2016 Toyota Prius
• 2016 Toyota RAV4 hybrid
• 2016 Volvo XC90 T8

Fuel economy numbers for each vehicle can be found at: www.ajac.ca/eco-run/Summary_2016_A.asp.

Vehicles participating at annual EcoRun
Vehicles participating in the annual EcoRun (Photo credit: AJAC)
Vehicles participating at annual EcoRun
Vehicles participating in the annual EcoRun (Photo credit: AJAC)
Vehicles participating at annual EcoRun
Vehicles participating in the annual EcoRun (Photo credit: AJAC)



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