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Old 03-22-2012, 09:13 AM
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Originally Posted by Robert A View Post
I would disagree that EPA ratings matter. Even if you look at them in relative terms, they are of little value. How is it possible that the 2011 528i achieved a 4 mpg year over year increase in city rating when the car gained, what, 400 pounds?
You have a point, but it's different from the one I was trying to make. The EPA ratings matter in the marketplace because people look at them, compare them and rely on them in making buying decisions. Whether or not that is a smart thing to do.
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