Jun 11, 2016

Japan to toughen measures against mileage manipulation

The transport ministry’s working group on Friday released a set of measures to prevent any new manipulation of data on vehicles’ fuel economy, including the introduction of punishment. The move came after Mitsubishi Motors Corp. admitted manipulating fuel economy data and Suzuki Motor Corp. ...

May 31, 2016

Suzuki says retested vehicles perform better than declared

Suzuki Motor Corp. said Tuesday fuel economy tests that failed to meet regulations affected a total of 2.14 million units across 26 models. But it added, the models were retested and found to have better performance than their catalog figures. Speaking at a news ...

Dec 28, 2014

Suzuki set to reclaim minicar title from Daihatsu

Suzuki Motor Corp. was likely Japan’s top seller of minicars this year, topping the list for the first time in eight years thanks to brisk demand for the Suzuki Hustler, industry sources said. Suzuki and rival Daihatsu Motor Co. compete fiercely in the market ...