Tag: EPA

Lincoln Corsair PHEV Overachieves In EPA Testing, Gets 28 Miles Of Electric Range

The EPA has finally revealed its estimates for the much-delayed 2021 Lincoln Corsair Grand Touring plug-in hybrid. First noticed by Ford Authority, the government agency predicts that the Corsair will be able to go 28 miles on electric power alone. That’s more than the 25 miles Lincoln was shooting for from the crossover’s 14.4 kWh […]

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2021 Nissan Rogue Might Get A More Frugal 1.5L Three-Cylinder Turbo In The States

It looks like Nissan is considering adding a new, 1.5-liter turbocharged three-cylinder to the Rogue lineup, as evidenced by a listing on the EPA website. The smaller unit could join the 2.5-liter inline-four that is currently the crossover’s only available engine. First spotted by Car and Driver, Nissan told the outlet that this was simply […]

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U.S. Government Sues EZ Lynk For Allegedly Selling Emissions Defeat Devices

Aftermarket diagnostic manufacturer EZ Lynk is being sued by the U.S. Justice Department and the EPA for manufacturing and selling devices that can disable a vehicle’s emissions compliance software. EZ Lynk’s AutoAgent vehicle diagnostic and control device is designed primarily for pickup trucks and works on both diesel and petrol engines. According to Reuters, the […]

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Toyota Settles For $180 Million With U.S. Government Over Delayed Emissions Defect Reports

Toyota has settled with the U.S. Department of Justice for $180 million over a civil lawsuit for violations of the Clean Air Act. The DoJ said that the lawsuit against Toyota was for “systematic, longstanding violations of Clean Air Act emission-related defect reporting requirements, which require manufacturers to report potential defects and recalls affecting vehicle […]

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