International Journal of Automotive Science and Technology does not use a plagiarism checker tool currently. However, if a plagiarism is detected during reviewing or editing stages before publication, authors have to rewrite the relevant sections of the manuscript. If an extensive plagiarism is detected the manuscript may be rejected directly. If a plagiarism is detected after publication process of the paper, editor will inform the author's institute and funding services. The relevant sections of the paper will be marked on the article.