Fuel Economy

Fuel-efficient vehicles benefit society by reducing greenhouse gas emissions, making our air cleaner, and lowering consumer spending at the gas pump. Here’s the news that you need to know:

Safety News


COMMENT: Lighter Vehicles Are Not Unsafe. Automotive News. October 17, 2005. 

Drilling In Detroit. Union of Concerned Scientists. June 2001. 

The Safe Road To Fuel Economy. Center for Auto Safety. April 1991. 

Regulatory News


Carmakers Back Strict New Rules For Gas Mileage. The New York Times. July 28, 2011. 

EPA Holds Back Report On Car Fuel Efficiency. The New York Times. July 27, 2005. 


READ MORE in our Fuel Economy Archives and visit the SAFE CLIMATE CAMPAIGN website to learn more.