The CAFE Debate: Safety v. Mileage
With today’s Senate hearing on fuel economy, it’s a good time to turn again to CEI’s work on the Department of Transportation’s corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards. As Sam has pointed out on many occasions (including today), the CAFE regs kill – contributing to as many as 2,600 additional passenger deaths each year.
For the short answer on why this is the case, tune in to the following episode of The Simpleton’s Guide. Because, simple is better.