Nissan blames recent improper tests on ‘low awareness’ of regulations

Nissan Murano Z51

Nissan Motor stated on Wednesday an “extremely low awareness” of the seriousness of investigation standards and rules had resulted in improper measuring of exhaust emissions and fuel economy in auto models made in Japan. Nissan stated in July that sample testing for emissions and fuel economy in final vehicle inspections at majority of its factories […]

Mazda, Suzuki and Yamaha apologize for improper auto tests

Mazda, Suzuki, Yamaha

Mazda Motor, Suzuki Motor and Yamaha Motor improperly conducted tests on vehicles for fuel economy and emissions, the Japanese government stated on Thursday, providing fresh cases of compliance failures by automakers. The results came to light following the government’s order to the automakers to check their operations after revelations of improper testing at Subaru and […]

Mazda, Suzuki, Yamaha submit reports to Japan’s transport ministry

Mazda, Suzuki, Yamaha

Mazda Motor Corp, Suzuki Motor Corp and Yamaha Motor have submitted reports to the transport ministry of Japan that they conducted improper fuel economy and emissions tests on their automobiles, the ministry stated on Thursday. The findings were the outcome of internal investigations ordered at Japanese automakers by the ministry following improper testing at Subaru […]