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Senate proposal aims to align NHTSA, EPA emissions programs

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by CAHairyBear A half dozen U.S. senators sponsored legislation to address technical discrepancies between separate federal programs that automakers say make it difficult to comply with carbon and fuel efficiency mandates. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

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

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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

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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

White House seeks to slash EPA funds for emissions testing

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by Dave Adams Automotive Images The Trump administration would nearly eliminate federal funding for the EPA’s budget for light-vehicle emissions and fuel-economy testing but will seek to raise fees on the auto industry to pay for some tests. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Calif. upholds Obama emissions rules, setting up clash with EPA over mpg targets

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by Eddy CJ California approved light-vehicle pollution targets that the Trump administration has put on hold, setting up a potential face-off between federal and state regulators over emissions rules that could be expensive for automakers and a headache for… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Trump’s review of emissions rules may only slow march to higher mpg

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by Sherlock77 (James) Emissions rules set by the EPA may take a backseat to consumers demanding vehicles that guzzle less gas and automakers having to meet tougher standards if they want to export cars overseas, according to analysts. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed