Source: The Detroit News
quote: And those complaining about extra cost are thinking that USA is the only country that matters, but the fact is that mostly every other country is trying to achieve similar goals and the engine manufacturers are putting the research (and the bill) into more fuel-efficient cars no matter what USA does or does not.
quote: It's the same for my Renault Megane. About 55mpg for mixed driving, and about 11s 0-100km/h.
quote: And a second part that critics saying that this will cost more for the consumers are forgetting is that oil is a limited resource. The more we use, the more the oil companies can push the prices upwards, and the more it will cost us consumers in the long run.
quote: while these who would drive a few thousand miles in as many years can buy these inefficient cars which are cheaper, simpler, less likely to break