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How Will Carmakers Adapt To Mileage Standards?

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How Will Carmakers Adapt To Mileage Standards?

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How Will Carmakers Adapt To Mileage Standards?

How Will Carmakers Adapt To Mileage Standards?

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Aaron Bragman, an analyst for IHS Global Insight, suggests options available to automakers who will have to design new vehicles to meet the new mileage standards. He tells Melissa Block there will have to be changes under the hood, as well as structural changes.

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