Fuel Consumption by New Passenger Vehicles in Australia
Information Sheet 18
BTRE has examined trends in the fuel consumption of new passenger vehicles. The overall trend in fuel consumption was down during the 1980s. However during the 1990s, a more gradual reduction in the fuel consumption of cars, coupled with increasing sales of 4-wheel-drive vehicles, saw fuel consumption for new passenger vehicles as a whole stabilise.
- Fuel Consumption by New Passenger Vehicles in Australia [PDF: 81 KB]