TITLE

Makers work toward high-mileage future

AUTHOR(S)
Truett, Richard
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Automotive News;5/6/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5982, p32H
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Outlines the plans of several automotive manufacturers to implement fuel efficiency and emission reduction technology during a meeting in Detroit, Michigan. Reference to the Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress; Expansion of diesel usage; Development of cleaner diesel.
ACCESSION #
6754679

 

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