CONSUMER BEHAVIOR TOWARDS FUEL EFFICIENT VEHICLES. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
This report contains the results of a study directed toward anticipating consumer behavior toward motor vehicles redesigned to meet federally legislated automotive fuel economy standards. Automotive design changes already being implemented include weight reduction, reduction in engine size, and the introduction of diesel engines.
Charles River Associates, Incorporated200 Clarendon Street, John Hancock Tower
Boston, MA United States 02116
Washington, DC United States 20590
- Publication Date: 1979-4
- Pagination: 26 p.
- TRT Terms: Automobiles; Automotive engineering; Behavior; Consumers; Diesel engines; Economic efficiency; Economic factors; Federal assistance programs; Federal government; Fuel consumption; Laws; Market research; Motor vehicles; Public opinion; Purchasing; Sales; Standards; Trucks; Weight
- Uncontrolled Terms: Efficiency; Federal programs
- Old TRIS Terms: Economic considerations
- Subject Areas: Economics; Energy; Finance; Freight Transportation; Highways; Law; Motor Carriers; Society; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00199087
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-804-775 Final Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-7-01779
- Files: TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Dec 19 1980 12:00AM