Regulation And Safety

Cost of mpg fuel standards could be 40% lower, report says

Technologies such as turbochargers, advanced transmissions and lighter materials -- aluminum instead of steel, for example -- could reduce fuel efficiency compliance costs by 34 percent to 40 percent per vehicle from 2022-25, the International Council on Clean Transportation said in a new report.

| UPDATED: 3/22/17 1:22 pm ET - adds details
Daimler employees probed in Germany for potential emissions fraud

German prosecutors have opened an investigation against employees at Daimler. The employees are being investigated over diesel-manipulation

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