Tag: CAFE

How Will the New CAFE Requirements Affect Dodge and Ram?

by Patrick Rall President Barrack Hussein Obama recently announced the new CAFE requirements that will require companies to yield 39 miles per gallon by 2016 and 54.5 mpg by the 2025 model year.  For most, the suggestion of all vehicles being subject to an expectation of 50+ miles per gallon paints a very ugly picture […] More »

  Comments | By - September 2, 2011

CEO Marchionne Says Gas and Diesel are the Future – Not Electric

by Patrick Rall The recently announced CAFE revisions have many Americans wondering what the future will bring with regards to drivetrain technology, as automakers are expected to hit 54.5mpg by 2025.  Many believe that electric-powered hybrids, like the Chevy Volt, and pure electric models, like the Ford Focus Electric, are the wave of the future. […] More »

  Comments | By - August 29, 2011