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Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends: 1975 - 2013

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Executive Summary

Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends: 1975 Through 2013 -- Executive Summary (PDF) (10 pg, 2.0MB, EPA-420-S-13-002, December 2013)

Full 2013 Report

Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends: 1975 Through 2013 (PDF) (135 pg, 7MB, EPA-420-R-13-001, December 2013) Full Report Tables (Excel) (142K, December 2013)

Appendices to the Report

List of Appendices (PDF) (1 pg, 70K, EPA-420-R-13-011-list-appx, December 2013)

APPENDIX A: Vehicles with Lowest and Highest Unadjusted, Laboratory Fuel Economy by Model Year (Excel) (38K)

APPENDIX B: Production-Weighted Percent Distribution of Adjusted Fuel Economy (MPG) (Excel) (27K)

APPENDIX C: Percent of 1975 to 2013 Production by Fuel Economy Band (Excel) (98K)

APPENDIX D: Fuel Economy Data Stratified by Vehicle Type (Excel) (112K)

APPENDIX E: Fuel Economy Data Stratified by Vehicle Type and Weight Class (Excel) (472K)

APPENDIX F: Fuel Economy Data Stratified by Vehicle Type and Drive Type (Excel) (163K)

APPENDIX G: Fuel Economy Data Stratified by Vehicle Type and Transmission (Excel) (457K)

APPENDIX H: Fuel Economy Data Stratified by Vehicle Type and Cylinder Count (Excel) (245K)

APPENDIX I: Fuel Economy Data Stratified by Vehicle Type, Engine Type and Valves Per Cylinder (Excel) (154K)

APPENDIX J: Unadjusted, Laboratory Fuel Economy (MPG) by Manufacturer, Vehicle Type and Inertia Weight (Excel) (481K)

APPENDIX K: Fuel Economy Data Stratified by Manufacturer and Vehicle Type (Excel) (959K)

Full 2012 Report

The 2013 report, available above, supersedes all previous versions of the report. The full 2012 report is available for reference only.

Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends: 1975 Through 2012


For More Information

Please contact Aaron Hula at 734-214-4267, hula.aaron@epa.gov, or:

Office of Transportation and Air Quality
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
2000 Traverwood Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48105


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