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Germany to inspect Ford Mondeo cars for possible emissions device, report says

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by denaldo Germany has ordered its road transport watchdog to look at whether Ford’s mid-sized Mondeo model contains an illegal emissions cheating device, a German magazine reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW exec expected to plead guilty to revised charges in emissions cheating case

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by Ed Yourdon Volkswagen AG executive Oliver Schmidt is expected to plead guilty Friday to reduced charges for the company’s emissions violations. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW top brass warned of costs from illegal emissions a month before disclosure, report says

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by CarSpotter A VW manager told the CEO and other managers that the company’s diesel emissions violations could cost up to $ 18.5 billion, almost a month before investors were informed, a German newspaper reported Sunday. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Ex-Audi manager faces U.S. charges over VW diesel emissions

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by Niklas Emmerich Photography Giovanni Pamio, an Italian citizen who worked as head of thermodynamics for Audi’s diesel engine development, is accused by U.S. officials of helping utilize illegal software designed to skirt emissions tests in thousands of vehicles. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

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