Apr 26, 2016

Daimler, Ford brace for scrutiny after emission scandals

Carmakers have to be clearer about the way they certify their fuel economy and emission ratings as regulators ramp up scrutiny over the gap between laboratory results and on-road conditions, according to Daimler AG Chief Executive Officer Dieter Zetsche. “You can only be transparent ...

Apr 26, 2016

Mitsubishi Motors executives skip Beijing car show

Mitsubishi Motors Corp.’s senior executives skipped the Beijing car show as the automaker grapples with the fallout from its mileage fraud admission. That did not stop its local joint venture from declaring it wants to become the top SUV brand in the world’s largest ...

MMC mileage scandal widens as U.S. auto safety regulator seeks data

Apr 22, 2016

MMC mileage scandal widens as U.S. auto safety regulator seeks data

Mitsubishi Motors Corp.’s fuel economy scandal broadened Friday as U.S. auto safety authorities said they are seeking information and after reports that the automaker submitted misleading data on at least one more model than disclosed and likely several more. Japan’s sixth-largest automaker admitted this ...