TITLE

DID YOU KNOW?

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Motor Age;Aug2006 Supplement, Vol. 125, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers statistical data related to consumers' perception in the fuel efficiency of vehicles. It also shows that some consumers think that diesel vehicles are expensive.
ACCESSION #
21976289

 

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