Hybrid credit vital to mpg debate

Stoffer, Harry
August 2001
Automotive News;8/6/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5942, p4
Trade Publication
Reports issues concerning the debate on higher corporate average fuel economy standards in the United States. Approval of tax credits for buyers of hybrid-powered cars and light trucks; Capability of automakers to get higher CAFE standards and tax credits; Implementation of CAFE standards.


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