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


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

Tesla Model S regains top safety rating with software update, Consumer Reports says


by ATOMIC Hot Links Tesla provided an over-the-air update in July to its software on the Model S to include automatic emergency braking at highway speeds. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Continental to buy 8-10% stake in mapping firm HERE, report says


by ATOMIC Hot Links Continental is in talks to acquire an 8-10 percent stake in the digital mapping firm HERE, which is now controlled by Germany’s leading carmakers, a German magazine reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Continental, Osram plan vehicle lighting joint venture, report says


by Singing With Light Auto suppliers Continental and Osram are planning to set up a joint venture to develop lighting products for the automotive industry, a German newspaper reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

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


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

Audi to use Valeo’s stop-start technology in sports coupe, report says


by Singing With Light Luxury carmaker Audi will introduce Valeo’s micro-hybrid „stop-and-start“ systems in its RS5 sports coupe, sources told Reuters. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed