Tag Archives: U.S.

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

Former FBI boss expected to leave role at Takata fund to head U.S. election probe


by CarSpotter Former FBI Director Robert Mueller, who was named in April to lead a compensation fund for automakers and people harmed by faulty Takata airbags, was appointed special counsel to investigate alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW hit with U.S. unfair labor practice complaint at Tenn. plant


by Adam Taves The National Labor Relations Board has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against VW at its Tennessee plant. VW will fight the charge. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Waymo has ‘no smoking gun’ in Uber self driving car case, says U.S. judge


by grandjury A U.S. judge said he had not seen clear evidence that Uber had conspired with an engineer on its self driving car program to steal trade secrets from Waymo. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW launches family-oriented marketing for bigger U.S. vehicles


by KevHaworthPhotography VW, known for ad campaigns like „Think Small,“ is now thinking bigger as it seeks to lure buyers into an expanded lineup of roomier vehicles, such as the new Atlas. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed