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Hyundai Gets Sued for 40 MPG Failure

Posted July 10 2012 08:40 AM by IAG_Staff 
Filed under: Auto News, Hyundai, Sedans, Hyundai, Sedans, Compact
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Updated: Remember that lawsuit a while back about how the Honda Civic hybrid doesn't get the mileage claimed by the automaker? Well, it looks like similar accusations against the Hyundai Elantra are reaching the courts.
 


According to Reuters, Elantra owner Louis Bird is suing the automaker for having to pay more in fuel costs than what he should be if the sedan lived up to its 40 mpg. Hyundai, for its part, replied by referencing government tests and magazines articles. via Chicago Tribune 

What are your thoughts do you have an Elantra, let us know your experience with your gas mileage. The current 2013 Elantra specs on the Hyundai site claim "impressive MPG" instead of quoting a specific number.



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