Argument: Gas savings make-up for any higher initial costs of vehicles
- Debate: Vehicle fuel economy standards - con argument.
"Possible To Reduce Emissions By 30 Percent By 2025, Model Shows". ScienceDaily. 29 July 2008) - "For instance, the savings from buying a more fuel-efficient vehicle can offset the added cost of technology in less than a year by using technologies that are already available and manufacturing vehicles that achieve the CAFE standards and even go beyond them."