Gallery: Chinese Government Raises Fuel Efficiency Standards to Fight A...


China’s record-breaking air pollution levels have forced the nation’s government to impose tougher fuel economy standards on the auto industry. The most recent measure in the country’s battle for clean air will limit fuel consumption of passenger cars to 6.9 liters per 100 kilometers by 2015 and 5 liters by 2020. This will also affect foreign car makers, as they will be forced to adjust to the new regulations if they plan to launch models in the world’s largest car market.

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  1. User1 March 28, 2013 at 1:35 am

    India also need to do such things

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