Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: Average Fuel Economy Standards for Light Trucks Model Years 2008-2011
GAO-06-667R: May 2, 2006
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) new rule on average fuel economy standards for light trucks model years 2008-2011. GAO found that (1) the rule reforms the structure of the corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) program for light trucks and establishes higher CAFE standards for model years 2008-2011 for light trucks; and (2) NHTSA complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.