01 Jun '11, 9pm

New Fuel Economy Labels to Rate Cars' Impacts: Photo: Environmental Protection Agency Last week the federal gove...

New Fuel Economy Labels to Rate Cars' Impacts: Photo: Environmental Protection Agency Last week the federal gove...

Starting in 2013 model-year passenger cars and trucks, new fuel economy window labels will provide consumers with information on gas mileage, fuel costs, and smog and greenhouse gas emissions. Photo: Environmental Protection Agency The federal government released new car window labels , which will not only inform consumers of the vehicle’s estimated fuel economy, but will also provide a greenhouse gas rating based on the car’s carbon dioxide emissions. Developed by the Department of Transportation and Environmental Protection Agency, the new labels will go into effect for all 2013 model-year passenger cars and trucks – conventional gas-powered vehicles, as well as hybrid and electric vehicles. The EPA calls these new labels the “most dramatic overhaul” in the history of the 35-year-old labeling program. As in previous labels, the new window decals will list the vehicle’s f...

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