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Submission + - EU Car manufacturers completely manipulating fuel efficiency figures (guardian.co.uk)

pev writes: From The Guardian in the UK : European car manufacturers are rigging fuel efficiency tests by stripping down car interiors, over inflating tyres, taping over panel gaps and generally cheating. This overestimates the figures by 25% to 50%. One would have thought that a simple clause stating that cars have to be tested in the conditions that they are sold in would have been obvious?
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EU Car manufacturers completely manipulating fuel efficiency figures

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