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On this day: 07-22-2002

CA governor signs new auto emissions legislation

On July 22, 2002, over the strenuous opposition of the United Auto Workers (UAW) and the auto industry, Governor Gray Davis of California signs a stringent law regulating emissions from automobiles. California--which represents 10 percent of the nation´s automobile market and is known for its struggles with air pollution--took the lead early in setting stricter fuel emissions standards than the federal government´s

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Yearmakemodel0-601/4 mileComment
1976OpelIsuzo Coupe12.70018.300
1974OpelManta18.3000.000
Yearmakemodel0-601/4 mileComment
1972OpelWagon16.10020.700
1970OpelGT10.80017.600