Historic Penalties against Korean Carmakers for Overstating Fuel Economy Claims

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Kia and Hyundai have agreed to the largest penalty in the history of the Clean Air Act: $100 million for misrepresenting the fuel economy of 1.2 million cars.  The carmakers agreed to a settlement with the EPA and the Justice Department. Joe White is Senior Editor for Automotive Coverage at the Wall Street Journal.

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Guest:
Joe White - Wall Street Journal - @wsjeyesonroad

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Andrea Brody, Claire Martin