EPA to Mandate 35.5 MPG by 2016. What Does the Future Car Look Like?
The EPA is moving aggressively to the MPG mandate for automakers to 35.5 MPG by 2016. This will mean smaller, lighter cars with less horsepower for consumers, but these cars will produce fewer emissions than today's models. At the 2009 Frankfort auto show, the electric Peugot BB1, half scooter, half car, may be a preview of the future with its innovative glass front window and roof.