Thursday, October 11, 2018
Breaking News
Home » RV Industry News » Trump mpg proposal faces legal battle

Trump mpg proposal faces legal battle

(Aug. 13, 2018) -- For the federal government's proposed freeze of fuel economy standards to prevail, Trump administration officials will have to win on the legal battlefield.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — For the federal government’s proposed freeze of fuel economy standards to prevail, Trump administration officials will have to win on the legal battlefield, reported Auto News.

Already, waves of opponents — from state and local governments, to safety, consumer, energy conservation and environmental interests — are mobilizing for an all-out assault to kill the Trump administration’s proposal, which would reduce the average fuel economy target for cars and light-duty trucks from an estimated 46.8 mpg for the 2025 model year and freeze it at the 2020 level of 37 mpg.

Read the full article at Auto News.

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

About Ronnie Wendt

Ronnie Wendt is the editor in chief of RV Daily Report. She's been a writer/editor for more than 25 years, working in law enforcement, aviation, supply chain and now the RV industry. She's not a stranger to RVs, however. She grew up camping, and still camps as many weekends as she can every year.

One comment

  1. Let’s hope the administration can beat the ridiculous standards. More subsidies for corn farmers will keep on coming for bio-junk in all fuels.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

RV Daily Report welcomes comments from readers. However, we expect that comments will be cordial and professional without reverting to name-calling, profanity and libelous language. Comments of that nature will be removed.