A committee formed within a unit of the National Research Council (NRC) is conducting a “retrospective and prospective examination of effectiveness and impacts of CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) standards” to examine the standard's economic practicability, technical feasibility, impact on U.S. energy conservation efforts and its effect on other regulations. CAFE standards for passenger cars were first established in 1975 and in 1977 for light trucks. Currently, passenger cars must ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Printer-friendly" 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!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.