Flint, Jerry
January 2008
Forbes Asia;1/28/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p24
This article criticizes the U.S. Congress for passing a law ordering that all cars and trucks that will be produced by 2020 to average 35 miles to the gallon in fuel consumption. Another part of this law mandates the production of 36 billion gallons a year of biofuels by 2022. It points out that the best way to increase fuel economy is to reduce the weight and engine size of the vehicles.


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