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Ford pays $19M to settle claims on fuel economy, payload

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Ford Motor Company on Tuesday settled claims by 40 U.S. state attorneys general that the company made misleading claims about the fuel economy and payload capacity of some of its vehicles, violating state consumer protection laws.
The company agreed to pay $19.2 million to the states and refrain from making misleading advertising claims as part of the settlement filed in San Diego Superior Court in California.
The attorneys general said Ford misled consumers about its 2013-2014 C-Max hybrid cars and 2011-2014 Super Duty pick-up trucks.
The company misrepresented how...
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Ford To Pay $19.2 Million In Multistate Settlement Over False Advertising Allegations

Ford To Pay $19.2 Million In Multistate Settlement Over False Advertising Allegations

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

Ford Motor Company was accused of advertising inaccurate fuel economy figures and payload capacity for its 2013-2014 C-Max hybrids and 2011-2014 Super Duty pickup trucks.
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Ford paying $19M to states to settle false advertising claims

Ford paying $19M to states to settle false advertising claims

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Ford Motor will pay $19.2 million to resolve allegations it falsely advertised real-world fuel economy and payload capacity for some hybrids and pickup trucks, the Iowa Attorney General's Office said Tuesday.
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