Ford Rangers and F-150s False Fuel Mileage Calculation Class Action

Ford Motor Company has been sued for making false mileage claims for some of its vehicles. This class action alleges that both certain Ford Rangers and certain F-150s do not get the mileage that Ford advertised for them because, the complaint claims, Ford cheated on its testing.  Read more

A 2020 Ford Ranger

Ram 1500, Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel Emissions Settlement

Fiat Chrysler and Bosch are settling a multi-district consolidated lawsuit that claims the companies installed auxiliary Emissions Control Devices (AECDs) in 2014-2016 Ram 1500 and Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles with 3.0 liter V6 diesel engines. In addition to class actions filed by individuals, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed suit on behalf of the Environmental  Read more

2016 Ram 1500

Gasoline Audi, Bentley, Porsche, and Volkswagen Fuel Economy Settlement

Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, and Bentley have agreed to pay just short of $95 million to settle a class action on their vehicles’ fuel economy. The complaint in this consolidated case alleged that certain of the companies’ gasoline-powered vehicles sold in the US had software installed that made them emit more carbon dioxide than they were  Read more

Fuel Gauge Showing Nearly Full Tank

Ford False Fuel Economy Ratings for All Models Class Action

Ford has been sued in several class actions with allegations of false fuel economy numbers, first relating to its Ranger, and then relating to its F-150. This class action widens the field by not limiting the claims to any particular model of vehicle. The complaint only specifies vehicles of model years 2017 to 2019 “that  Read more

2019 Ford Ranger

Ford Cheating Alleged on Ranger and F-150 Fuel Economy Tests Class Action

A number of cases have been filed recently against Ford Motor Company triggered by its admission in its official filings that it may have reported incorrect fuel economy figures for one or more of its vehicles. This class action makes the same allegations, but with more details about the process Ford allegedly used to manipulate  Read more

2019 Ford F-150 Truck

Ford Escape, Fusion, Explorer Questionable Fuel Economy Class Action

A number of recent class actions have challenged Ford’s fuel economy ratings, first for its 2019 Rangers, and then for its 2017-2019 F-150 trucks as well. This class action alleges that the fuel economy ratings for other models of Ford vehicles are inaccurate as well. The three plaintiffs in this suit lease, separately, a 2017  Read more

2017 Ford Escape

Ford Ranger and F-150 Manipulated Fuel Economy Ratings Class Action

The complaint for this class action is one of several filed recently that accuses the Ford Motor Company of fudging the figures it used in its fuel efficiency testing. The purpose, the complaint says, was to make it look as if Ford vehicles, including the Ranger and F-150, had greater fuel efficiency than they do.  Read more

2019 Ford F-150 Truck

Ford F-150 Trucks Fuel Economy Figures Class Action

One of the plaintiffs in this case, Darren Honeycutt, bought a 2018 Ford F-150 in January 2018 for just over $45,505. Three months later, in April 2018, he traded it in for $31,230, because of its poor fuel economy. Ford has already been accused of falsifying the fuel economy of its Ranger vehicles in more  Read more

Ford 2019 F-150 Truck

Ford False Fuel Efficiency Figures for 2017-2019 Vehicles Class Action

How did Ford come up with the fuel mileage figures for its 2017 to 2019 Ford Rangers? The complaint for this class action claims the company made false calculations that overstate the truck’s fuel efficiency, and that the company may have done the same thing with its F-150 line of trucks and/or other of its  Read more

Ford 2019 Ranger Truck

Ford 2019 Ranger Trucks False Fuel Efficiency Figures Class Action

When you pay nearly $48,000 for a truck (specifically, a Ford Ranger Lariat), you expect to get the advertised characteristics, including the “best in class” fuel efficiency. But the complaint for this class action alleges that Ford Motor Company used false representations and a cheat device to fake a fuel efficiency the truck does not  Read more

2019 Ford Ranger Lariat Truck with Crew Cab