Heather Peters “race” against Honda Motor Co. over her claims of misleading fuel economy claims on her 2006 Honda Civic Hybrid. “In overturning the ruling, Superior Court Judge Dudley W. Gray ruled that Honda complied with both agencies’”.
The Peters vs Honda case is art meeting reality. In this case the manufacturer is Honda, and the problem is the Civic Hybrid and it’s batteries. Honda found it cheaper to defend themselves against the lawsuits rather than fix their cars.
“Are automobile companies building these to be eco-friendly and Save the Planet, or are they simply meeting C.A.F.E. requirements, and putting a different ‘face’ on it to the public via marketing of hybrid automobiles?.