Pursuant to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, 49 U.S.C. § 32909, the Clean Air Act § 307(b)(1), 42 U.S.C. § 7607(b)(1), Section 702 of the Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. § 702, Rule 15 of the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure, and D.C. Circuit Rule 15, the Competitive Enterprise Institute, Anthony Kreucher, Walter M. Kreucher, James Leedy and Marc Scribner hereby petition this Court to review the rule titled “The Safer Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule for Model Years 2021-2026 Passenger Cars and Light Trucks” which was published in the Federal Register at 85 Fed. Reg. XXXXX-XX (April 30, 2020). The grounds for this lawsuit, inter alia, are that, contrary to law, the agencies failed to adequately consider the adverse traffic safety impacts of their chosen fuel economy standards.
A copy of the challenged final rule is attached as Exhibit A to this Petition.