NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 29, 1975
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(Studio) FTC (Federal Trade Commission) issues new guidelines set for October 15 with regard to mileage claims.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Auto mfrs. advertise Environmental Protection Agency figures for highway mpg , but not city figures. Environmental Protection Agency film shows tests. [EPA spokesperson Eric STORK - cites abuse of EPA data. Environmental Protection Agency only estimates gas mileage.] FTC (Federal Trade Commission) would require auto mfrs. advertise both city and highway figures and actual mileage may differ from figures.
REPORTER: Carole Simpson
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