Was There A Cover Up At Mitsubishi?

As customer complaints rise, police probe the auto maker

Motohiro Kaibara could be classified as a Mitsubishi man. He works as a mechanic at his family's Mitsubishi Motors Corp. dealership in Kitakyushu, a city in southern Japan. And he will only drive a Mitsubishi. But Kaibara's faith began to unravel last year. That's when a customer nearly ran down his own grandchild while attempting to park a 1998 Mitsubishi Diamante. The driver had just put the car in reverse when it shot backward, just missing the child.

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