27 Apr '16, 2am

As MPG Cheating Scandal Unfolds in Japan, US EPA Increases Vigilance On Mitsubishi - Hybrid Cars News

As MPG Cheating Scandal Unfolds in Japan, US EPA Increases Vigilance On Mitsubishi - Hybrid Cars News

Following admission of more than two decades of misreported mpg data to Japanese authorities, the U.S. EPA says the company’s cars sold stateside are being scrutinized. “EPA has instructed Mitsubishi to provide additional information regarding their U.S. vehicles,” said the agency today in response to a query by HybridCars.com. “The agency will also be directing the company to conduct additional coast down testing for vehicles sold in the U.S. We are coordinating with the California Air Resources Board.” To date what Mitsubishi has confessed to Japanese authorities pertains to several hundred thousand “kei” cars with 660cc engines sold in Japan. What specifically the additional information is that EPA is asking of Mitsubishi’s U.S. cars was not disclosed. Coast down testing makes vehicles traveling 80 mph coast to a stop during which time data collected includes aerodynami...

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