How one man got GM to address its failing airbag sensorsMon, 27, Mar 2017
Saturn Sky owner Troy Lyman's 67-page report on airbag sensor failures caused a recall of two General Motors cars. Before Lyman, the automaker and the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration had not acted.
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crashSat, 25, Mar 2017
Calif. upholds Obama emissions rules, setting up clash with EPA over mpg targetsFri, 24, Mar 2017
California approved light-vehicle pollution targets that the Trump administration has put on hold, setting up a potential face-off between federal and state regulators over emissions rules that could be expensive for automakers and a headache for consumers.
Sales-registration gap narrowed in 2016Mon, 27, Mar 2017
Questionable sales practices by the U.S. auto industry were thrust into the spotlight last year amid investigations into Fiat Chrysler's reporting. Yet the difference between industry sales and actual registrations considerably narrowed.
Trump review of emissions rules may only slow march to higher mpgThu, 23, Mar 2017
Emissions rules set by the EPA may take a backseat to consumers demanding vehicles that guzzle less gas and automakers having to meet tougher standards if they want to export cars overseas, according to analysts. California and nine other states in the ZEV program -- eight in the northeast, plus Oregon -- are expected to move ahead on Friday with previously established targets.
Court nominee's mom was EPA lightning rodMon, 27, Mar 2017
Mexico stops sweating over NAFTAMon, 27, Mar 2017
Uber pushes back on possible Canadian taxationFri, 24, Mar 2017
Canada aims to end Uber's tax advantage over taxisThu, 23, Mar 2017
Cost of mpg fuel standards could be 40% lower, report saysWed, 22, Mar 2017
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.