Ford Hybrids C-Max and Fusion Fail to Meet Fuel Economy Standards

December 17, 2012 by  
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If you drive a Ford C-Max or a Ford Fusion Hybrid , you might want to double check the fuel economy of your car. Two of Ford’s hybrids, the C-Max and the Fusion, fell short of fuel economy targets when tested by Consumer Reports , said the Detroit automaker on Friday. But Ford isn’t shying away from this potentially embarrassing issue, saying that it wants to work with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to improve the way it determines fuel efficiency, claiming that the current testing methods leave too much to chance and produce erratic results. Read the rest of Ford Hybrids C-Max and Fusion Fail to Meet Fuel Economy Standards Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Consumer Reports blows whistle on Ford hybrids , environmental protection agency , EPA testing methods for fuel economy , Ford C-MAX , ford fusion , Ford hybrid vehicles , Ford hybrid vehicles fall short of EPA targets , miles per gallon , Raj Nair , vehicle fuel economy , vehicle fuel efficiency , vehicle fuel performance

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Ford Hybrids C-Max and Fusion Fail to Meet Fuel Economy Standards

Ford Hybrids C-Max and Fusion Fail to Meet Fuel Economy Standards

December 17, 2012 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

If you drive a Ford C-Max or a Ford Fusion Hybrid , you might want to double check the fuel economy of your car. Two of Ford’s hybrids, the C-Max and the Fusion, fell short of fuel economy targets when tested by Consumer Reports , said the Detroit automaker on Friday. But Ford isn’t shying away from this potentially embarrassing issue, saying that it wants to work with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to improve the way it determines fuel efficiency, claiming that the current testing methods leave too much to chance and produce erratic results. Read the rest of Ford Hybrids C-Max and Fusion Fail to Meet Fuel Economy Standards Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Consumer Reports blows whistle on Ford hybrids , environmental protection agency , EPA testing methods for fuel economy , Ford C-MAX , ford fusion , Ford hybrid vehicles , Ford hybrid vehicles fall short of EPA targets , miles per gallon , Raj Nair , vehicle fuel economy , vehicle fuel efficiency , vehicle fuel performance

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Ford Hybrids C-Max and Fusion Fail to Meet Fuel Economy Standards

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