Tag: fuel economy

Impact & Regulations

USDOT proposes improved fuel economy standards for cars, light trucks

August 9, 2021

Via: Transportation Today

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced Thursday that it would be proposing new fuel economy standards for passenger cars and light trucks. Part of President Joe Biden’s Executive Order 13990, the new fuel economy […]


Fine-Tuning Truck Filtration

April 26, 2019

Via: Transport Topics

Effective filtration systems always have played an integral role in the daily life of a truck’s lubrication, air intake and fueling processes. They contribute to increased operating uptime, reduced emissions, better fuel economy, reduced wear and tear on the engine […]

Impact & Regulations, Vehicles

Lyft backs lawsuit against EPA fuel economy roll back

February 20, 2019

Via: TreeHugger

Big Auto is increasingly coming up against Big Tech. Most TreeHuggers know that Big Auto is busy opposing fuel efficiency standards, even as they claim to be preparing for an electric future. Fortunately, they are not the only corporate special […]

Impact & Regulations

Cars hit fuel economy record in 2015

November 23, 2016

Via: The Hill

Cars hit a new fuel economy record in 2015 while outperforming mandated greenhouse gas emissions limits, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said. Model-year 2015 cars averaged a carbon dioxide emissions standard that was 7 grams per mile higher than what […]

Impact & Regulations

Diesel Average Slips 0.8¢ to $2.399 a Gallon

September 13, 2016

Via: Transport Topics

The U.S. diesel average price slipped 0.8 cent to $2.399 per gallon, according to a Department of Energy survey of fueling stations released Sept. 12, as the price of crude continued to fluctuate. Diesel was 11.8 cents cheaper than it […]