VW may seek damages from Winterkorn over emissions violationsJune 22
Volkswagen is reviewing whether to seek damages from former CEO Martin Winterkorn, who was at the helm when the company disclosed it had cheated on emissions tests, VW supervisory board member Stephan Weil told a newspaper.
Uber driver was watching video before fatal self-driving crash, police sayJune 22
Can regulators keep up with the pace of self-driving tech?June 23
Daimler cuts 2018 profit outlook as tariffs strike U.S.-made SUVsJune 20
White House to meet automakers, California over mpg targetsJune 14
White House officials will have a new round of meetings with a trade group for automakers and California's "clean air" agency next week before unveiling a proposal to reverse rules aimed at increasing fuel efficiency.
This Golden Age is going fastJune 18
Some Hyundai, Kia vehicles should be probed for noncrash fires, safety advocate saysJune 12
Germany orders Daimler to recall 774,000 diesels in EuropeJune 11
Daimler was ordered to recall 774,000 vehicles in Europe after two meetings with Germany's top regulator failed to allay concerns about irregularities in the Mercedes-Benz maker's diesel emissions. The government cited "prohibited shutoff devices" for the recall.
Automakers push 9 states to follow Calif. commitment to ZEVsJune 11
The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers has written nine governors whose states follow California's ZEV program asking for tangible steps to help increase sales, including more investments in EV charging infrastructure, expanded consumer incentives such as tax credits, and a commitment to buy more ZEVs for state and local government vehicle fleets.
German automakers caught in the middle of looming tariff threatsJune 11
German regulator found 5 defeat devices in Daimler diesels, paper saysJune 11
Germany's road vehicle authority suspects emissions control devices are being used in the bulk of Mercedes owner Daimler's new Euro 6 diesel car fleet, encompassing 1 million vehicles, a newspaper said.
Trump torpedoes G7 effort to ease trade spat, threatens auto tariffsJune 9
President Trump on Saturday threw the G7's efforts to show a united front on trade into disarray after he became angry with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and said he might double down on import tariffs by hitting the sensitive auto industry.