... interiors, high strength/low weight materials, deformable side door glass, pretensioning belts, airbelts, antilock brakes, ... When Honda redesigned the 1800 pound Civic in 1981, its gas mileage improved by 12% and its fatality rate dropped by ... where in each case the CAFE of the replacement vehicle went up by 5-20% and the fatality rate dropped by 30-50%. ... a voluntary agreement to improve the fuel economy of their passenger cars by 33% over 1990 levels by the year 2005.
|Title||:||Implementation of corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards|
|Author||:||United States. Congress. House. Committee on Commerce. Subcommittee on Energy and Power|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office - 1995|