Mitsubishi fuel economy practices under scrutiny again


 Mitsubishi fuel economy practices still under scrutiny

Mitsubishi’s fuel testing procedures are once again in the spotlight, as reports of manipulated of results continue

Mitsubishi faces fresh allegations of fuel economy test rigging, with the Japanese transport ministry suggesting the manufacturer has continued to manipulate results since the manufacturer’s own fuel economy scandal story broke in April.

The Japanese car maker admitted that it had been manipulating its mileage and economy figures, but, according to reports in the Wall Street Journal, subsequent economy tests in May were also undertaken incorrectly.

Japan’s transport ministry reportedly accused the car maker last Thursday of continuing to test the fuel economy of …read more

Source:: Autocar