Tesla Model S regains top safety rating with software update, Consumer Reports saysJuly 25
FCA recalls 2017 Dodge Challengers for rollaway dangerJuly 24
Ford to petition to avoid U.S. recall of 2.5 million vehiclesJuly 21
GM cleared in first case over updated ignition switchJuly 19
A federal jury in New York found GM was not to blame for a crash of an Arizona man who alleged that his accident was caused by an updated version of the company's ignition switch that did not adequately fix the flaws in a previous model.
U.S. House panel sets vote on self-driving car billJuly 18
A House subcommittee will vote on Wednesday on a sweeping proposal to allow automakers to deploy up to 100,000 self-driving vehicles without meeting existing auto safety standards and bar states from imposing autonomous car rules.
Tesla driver denies Autopilot system caused Minnesota crashJuly 17
The driver of a Tesla vehicle involved in a Minnesota crash denied that its Autopilot system caused the incident. Tesla said it had "no reason to believe that Autopilot ... worked other than as designed."