* Auto makers' fleets must average 54.5 mpg by 2025 * "Most important step" to reduce foreign oil use-Obama * Deal will lower U.S. fuel consumption by 2.2 million bpd (Comment from aluminum group, details on fuel economy) By Ayesha Rascoe and Deepa Seetharaman WASHINGTON/DETROIT, July 29 (Reuters) - Several major auto makers on Friday embraced the Obama administration's proposal to push the industry further away from once-dominant gas guzzlers to more lean and efficient vehicles. ...
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