Real-world economy figures reveal the top flops at pumps

Ebbs, Chris
June 2013
Auto Express;6/5/2013, Issue 1271, p14
The article discusses the results of research by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) which found that real-world economy figures are 25 percent higher on average than those claimed by car manufacturers. Findings show that the premium German makers had the biggest discrepancy. The figures were based on fuel consumption data from nearly half a million private and company cars.


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