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NHTSA launches pilot program to alert owners of uncompleted auto recalls


by Dave Adams Automotive Images NHTSA said it is funding a pilot program that will notify drivers in Maryland if they have open uncompleted recalls at the time they register their vehicles. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Porsche launches subscription pilot in Atlanta


by jeff_golden Drivers in Atlanta can subscribe to drive a Porsche as part of a pilot program beginning in November. Porsche Passport will give members flexible access to Porsche’s sports cars and other vehicles. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Tesla aims to start pilot output of Model 3 this month, report says


by CarSpotter Tesla has told suppliers it plans to begin test-building the Model 3 on Feb. 20, Reuters reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The move could allay concerns about the company meeting a target to start production of the $ 35,000 EV in July. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Mini pilot lets owners rent out their cars


by charlie cars Mini is launching a pilot program in Seattle that would allow owners to rent out their cars from 2016 and later model years via a company-provided app. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota teams with shared-car service on smartphone key pilot program


by hz536n/George Thomas Toyota said today it will conduct a pilot program on a smartphone-operated key with U.S. car-sharing company Getaround. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Mercedes challenged over ‘Drive Pilot’ TV ad


by NZ Car Freak Consumer and auto safety advocates have called on the FTC to investigate Mercedes-Benz over a TV commercial for the 2017 E-class, saying the ad could mislead consumers by overstating the capability of automated driving systems available on the sedan. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed