|Campaigning for safer, cleaner motor vehicles|
Ford's Flex Fuel Farce
Important Consumer Alert!
October 12, 2006
Public Citizen and a Nebraska corn farmer today demanded the federal government take action on Ford Motor Company’s misleading claims about vehicles that are supposed to operate on ethanol-based fuel in addition to gasoline — misleading claims that have allowed the automaker to avoid as much as $135 million in fines for failing to comply with federal fuel economy standards.
Truth in Advertising Complaints with Federal Trade Commission
Petition for National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to Fine Ford for CAFE Failure
Truth in Advertising Complaint with the Nebraska Attorney General
Consumer Complaint to the Ford Motor Company about Ford's Flex Fuel Farce
Because Public Citizen does not accept funds from corporations, professional associations or government agencies, we can remain independent and follow the truth wherever it may lead. But that means we depend on the generosity of concerned citizens like you for the resources to fight on behalf of the public interest. If you would like to help us in our fight, click here.
||Join | Contact PC | Contribute | Site Map | Careers/Internships| Privacy Statement|