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AFPM Applauds Proposal to Revise Fuel Economy Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Chet Thompson, President & CEO of The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM), released the following statement on the joint proposal by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revise 2021 – 2026 fuel economy standards

Flexible-fuel vehicles also get flexible gas mileage

The Washington Post’s July 20 review of the Chrysler 300 by columnist Warren Brown (On Wheels) contained an error regarding fuel economy which may simply have been an editorial slip up but still serves as a reminder that fuel economy for gasoline that contains ethanol may not be well understood, especially by consumers. AFPM's Jeff Hazel responded and the Post ran his letter.