Energy & Environment

Today’s vehicles are cleaner, safer, and smarter. The auto industry is committed to developing innovative technologies that provide real-world solutions, increase energy efficiency, reduce environmental impact, and provide the widest range of options to meet our customers’ driving needs.

Electric Drive

The Power of Electric

Automakers offer a wide variety of electric vehicles (EVs), from small cars to large cars, SUVs to minivans, luxury to economy. These vehicles are clean, efficient, reliable, safe, and fun to drive and are available in more than 80 models of plug-in hybrids, fully electric, and fuel-cell electric vehicles.

Fuel Economy

More Choice in Energy-Efficient Vehicles

Automakers continue investments in improving fuel economy and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. As a result, the new vehicle fleet achieved a record high fuel economy of 25.5 mpg and record low greenhouse gas emissions. Today, more than 90 models achieve better than 40 mpg.  

Automotive Recycling 

Recycling for the Future

Motor vehicles are the most recycled consumer product. In fact, 95% of retired passenger vehicles are processed for recycling every year. From floor mats and fluids to aluminum and steel, approximately 86% of a car’s material content is recycled, reused, or used for energy recovery.

Fuel Publications

The North American Fuel Survey & Worldwide Fuel Charter

Auto Innovators participates in the Worldwide Fuel Charter Committee to produce global fuel quality recommendations. Auto Innovators also conducts an extensive gasoline and diesel fuel survey throughout North America.