27 Dec '12, 12am

Ford dealt class-action lawsuit over C-Max, Fusion hybrid mileage claims: Filed under: Hybrid, MPG, Ford, Legisl...

that it is not discussing any particular models with the Environmental Protection Agency as an official investigation continues, but that isn't stopping the people from filing a federal class action lawsuit against the automaker over mileage claims for the C-Max and Fusion Hybrid vehicles. In August, Ford said the C-Max Hybrid gets a clean 47 miles per gallon in all three categories (city/highway/combined). The Fusion got the same grades . The lawsuit, which was filed earlier this month in US District Court in the Eastern District of California, claims that the marketing campaign Ford is using to promote the fuel economy for those two models is "false and misleading." Ford also used "misrepresentations and omissions" to promote the cars, says the claim. What's interesting here – and in the Hyundai /Kia MPG situation – is that the EPA signs off on these numbers, even if the...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2012/12/26/ford-dealt-class-act...

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