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Re: Co2 per kilometre

I would believe its measured when the DoT carry out the fuel consumption tests, and it'll be an average of what was produced during the cycle (I presume the fuel economy cycle is more than a Km).

There is a direct relationship between mpg & CO2/Km, so to me, it would make most sense for them to be measured at the same time.


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