Post Tagged with: "mileage standards"

August 9, 2012 05:06

54.5 mpg and the law of unintended consequences

Obama’s green rules that make cars less affordable – and less safe – hurt the poor. The standards mean poor families won’t be able to afford new vehicles – and in many cases even decent used vehicles. Far worse, the new mileage requirements will likely cause thousands of additional and unnecessary injuries and deaths.

June 27, 2012 05:25

EPA’s new CAFÉ mileage standards kill

Strengthening CAFÉ standards by 53.5 percent by 2025 likely will yield deadlier cars. Airbags will do only so much while surrounded by materials that recall aluminum or vinyl siding. “CAFÉ kills, and higher CAFÉ standards kill even more.”

October 6, 2010 05:04

New high gas mileage standard could make vehicles cost more, less safe

“Anytime you add technology to a vehicle you add cost,” he told The Daily Caller. “And the types of technologies that would need to be added to a vehicle to meet those standards could have the potential to price consumers out of the market all together.”