POLITICO-Senate keeps fuel-efficient-car plan

Newswire

WASHINGTON, June 21 (POLITICO) - The Senate rejected Thursday an attempt to strip a $1 billion program aimed at spurring flagging car sales from a pending $106 billion war funding bill. The Senate voted 60-36 to keep the program that would provide vouchers of up to $4,500 for consumers to trade in their less fuel-efficient cars for ones that get better mileage, a program known as "cash for clunkers." Republican Senator Judd Gregg had raised an objection to including it in the legislation ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"POLITICO-Senate keeps fuel-efficient-car plan" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×