Tag Archives: diesel

FCA to modify diesel engines to thwart U.S. suit over emissions levels


by Dmitry Terekhov Fiat Chrysler filed a proposed fix to diesel engines that the company predicts will resolve negotiations with the Justice Department and other U.S. regulators over emissions levels. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Fiat Chrysler shares drop as U.S. weighs suit over diesel emissions


by Broken Window Theory Fiat Chrysler Automobiles shares fell over 3 percent in early U.S. trading on Thursday on reports the Justice Department is preparing to file a civil suit against the automaker for selling 104,000 vehicles that emit excess diesel emissions. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW diesel whistleblower identified in book


by JeepersMedia As Volkswagen’s criminal case comes to a close in federal court today, a nagging question persists: Who blew the whistle and first admitted to regulators that VW was lying about its dirty diesels? … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW finance arm makes record 2016 profit despite diesel scandal


by Andrew~Henderson Volkswagen’s finance division reported record earnings last year, despite the carmaker’s emissions scandal, and held out the prospect of another strong result in 2017. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW bill for U.S. diesel buybacks: $2.9 billion and counting


by charlie cars Volkswagen has paid $ 2.9 billion to repurchase nearly 138,000 U.S. diesel vehicles through Feb. 18 under a sweeping settlement over emissions violations. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

How Chevy coaxed Cruze diesel to 52 mpg


by ATOMIC Hot Links To earn the EPA’s rare 50-plus highway fuel economy rating for the 2018 Cruze diesel sedan, Chevrolet engineers didn’t just drop in a fuel-efficient engine and transmission and call it done. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed