The Obama Administration has set into motion a series of regulations that will raise the standards of fuel efficiency. By the year 2025, all cars and light-duty trucks must meet a 54.5 mpg fuel-economy requirement through the development of advanced technologies and the implementation of strategic lightweighting steel solutions – all while maintaining the highest standards in passenger safety. This process involves the combination and strategic use of strength and ductility standards, as illustrated in the following chart. The A/SP is committed to providing its members with immediate weight-savings to ensure their successful transition into the highest standards of fuel efficiency. This is achieved through the application of cost-effective design and the use of manufacturing steel solutions. The combined results of these initiatives is more fuel-efficient vehicles by the year 2025.


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