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MIT Researcher Explains Why Fuel Economy is Still Low Despite Advances in Fuel Efficiency

MIT Researcher Explains Why Fuel Economy is Still Low Despite Advances in Fuel Efficiency

If you’ve ever wondered why cars in far-off lands seem so much more fuel efficient than the vehicles available in the United States, you are not alone.  Christopher Knittel,  professor of energy economics at MIT, wondered about this as well.
Knittel has found that the reason that U.S. car fuel efficiency …