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EPA / M.P.G. Study For 1979 #259599

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 15, 1978
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(Studio) EPA's release of study on m.p.g. ratings for 1979 model cars reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Details of study given; cars listed include Volkswagen Rabbit and Dasher, Datsun 210 and Chrysler Corp.'s Dodge Colt and Plymouth Champ. Latter 2 cars noted as built in Japan. Ranking of GM's Chevette given. Incl. in worst m.p.g. ratings are Lincoln Continentals, Cadillac limo, Porsche, Jaguars, and Aston Martin. Difference in this year's m.p.g. estimates and those in years past stated.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

Benton, Nelson;
Cronkite, Walter

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