Industry should speak up against PruittOct. 16
Paris plans ban on combustion engine cars by 2030Oct. 12
Automakers, citing costs, consumer demand, say mpg standards unrealisticOct. 6
Automotive trade groups told federal regulators they should revise light-vehicle fuel efficiency mandates approved in the final weeks of the Obama administration because the costs would be onerous and the standards do not reflect how cheap gas prices are affecting consumer demand.
AVL opens emissions center at California universityOct. 4
Home state of Mercedes, Porsche appeals diesel banOct. 3
The German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, home to Mercedes and Porsche, said it would appeal a court ruling obliging it to ban diesel cars from the streets of its capital, Stuttgart. That means the ban will not come into force at the start of 2018 as planned.
Audi resolves dispute with former engineer in diesel-emissions caseOct. 2
Audi has resolved a legal dispute with a former engineer who sued the carmaker for wrongful dismissal, the automaker said. Ulrich Weiss was fired amid investigations into the company's diesel-emissions cheating scandal.
VW's diesel damages approach $30 billion after surprise U.S. hitSept. 29
Former VW engine chief arrested in diesel investigation, reports saySept. 28
FCA to engage in settlement talks over diesel emissionsSept. 27
VW, FCA, others could face big fines for missing EU emissions targetsSept. 26
VW, PSA, Volvo, others adopt 48-volt mild hybrids in response to diesel declineSept. 25
California sets demands for emissions talks with automakers, White HouseSept. 22
California may reopen discussions on its greenhouse gas limits for cars and trucks for 2025, so long as automakers and the Trump administration embrace significantly tougher targets the state is seeking for later years.