(Adds comments by PIRG attorney, survey from Consumers Union) By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON, May 27 (Reuters) - America should end its love affair with gas guzzlers to cool down red-hot prices at the pumps and cut oil imports, a consumer group urged on Thursday. Indeed, U.S. drivers would save millions of dollars in gasoline costs this Memorial Day weekend if the federal government had required stricter fuel efficiency for minivans, sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and even passenger cars, ...
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