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U.S. vehicle fuel efficiency hits record high: EPA

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The fuel efficiency of new U.S. vehicles hit a record high in 2015 even as more Americans bought larger trucks and SUVs instead of cars, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said on Wednesday.
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