Toyota’s PR team questions the credibility of an ABC News report

Last Friday, Gawker ’s John Cook unearthed some troubling inconsistencies in an ABC News report by Brian Ross about sudden acceleration in Toyota vehicles. Toyota seemed to notice daylight in the unending negative coverage of its recalls and seized upon it. On Monday, the automaker issued a press release that “raised serious concerns about the validity, methodology and credibility of a demonstration of alleged ‘unintended acceleration’ in a Toyota Avalon by Professor David Gilbert…

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