The 2008 EPA
numbers are in and the
Honda Civic Hybrid
again top the charts overall. Under the new 2008 test procedures, the
scores a 48/45 city/highway in the mid-size class and the
came in at 40/45 in the compact class.
overall fleet average was number one overall at 22.9 mpg average just ahead of
at 22.8 and 22.7 respectively.
led the domestics with a 19.4mpg average. Overall the industry average was the same 20.2 mpg as last year showing that even with
staying in the $3 a gallon range Americans still haven't really migrated much to more efficient vehicles.
Detroit Free Press