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  • Self-driving dilemma: How to make the…

    Posted by Reuters on June 23, 2017 at 8:40 pm

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    Etc.,Government/Legal,Safety,Emerging Technologies,Technology,Autonomous

    One player says the driver shouldn’t be expected to.Continue reading Self-driving dilemma: […]

  • GM wants positive relationship with…

    Posted by Reese Counts on June 23, 2017 at 1:30 pm

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    Government/Legal,Recalls,GM,Safety

    This all stems from the GM ignition switch recall.Continue reading GM wants positive relationship with feds as ignition-switch […]

  • VW waives appeal, agrees to buy back…

    Posted by Reuters on June 23, 2017 at 12:30 pm

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    Etc.,Government/Legal,Volkswagen,Emissions,Diesel

    No admission of wrongdoing in Europe, however.Continue reading VW waives appeal, agrees to buy back dieselgate […]

  • Ex-Uber CEO Kalanick knew about stolen…

    Posted by Alex Kierstein on June 22, 2017 at 10:15 pm

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    Government/Legal,Hirings/Firings/Layoffs

    Those files are pertinent to an ongoing patent lawsuit over autonomous technology between Uber and Google’s former […]

  • Watch motorcyclist kick moving car,…

    Posted by Greg Rasa on June 22, 2017 at 8:00 pm

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    Etc.,Government/Legal,Videos,Motorcycle,Bikes

    California road rage at its finest.Continue reading Watch motorcyclist kick moving car, trigger chain-reaction crash […]

  • Trump climate decision energizes…

    Posted by Danny King on June 22, 2017 at 5:00 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Misc. Automakers,Green Automakers,Transportation Alternatives,Electric

    Electric bus maker Proterra secures another $55 million in equity […]

  • London mayor wants zero-emissions…

    Posted by Engadget on June 21, 2017 at 2:30 pm

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    Government/Legal,Emissions,Green Culture,Transportation Alternatives,UK,Emerging Technologies,Technology,Electric,Hybrid

    First step: a “zero emission zone” in […]

  • Trump EPA will keep California…

    Posted by Danny King on June 21, 2017 at 1:45 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,United States

    EPA head Scott Pruitt was thought to be eliminating California’s emissions waiver, but the Golden State’s right to set its own […]

  • Texas brings back $2,500 EV incentive,…

    Posted by Danny King on June 20, 2017 at 6:00 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Tesla,Car Buying,Green Automakers,United States,Electric

    Texas had discontinued the state-funded electric vehicle perk in 2015.Continue […]

  • Tesla driver in fatal ‘Autopilot’ crash…

    Posted by Reuters on June 20, 2017 at 12:38 pm

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    Government/Legal,Tesla,Emerging Technologies,Technology,Sedan,Autonomous,Electric

    During a 37-minute drive, his hands were on the wheel for 25 seconds.Continue […]

  • Activist investors are wasting their…

    Posted by John McElroy on June 19, 2017 at 3:45 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Ford,GM,Tesla

    Tesla, naturally, is the exception.Continue reading Activist investors are wasting their time with automakers […]

  • Elon Musk says Los Angeles is open to…

    Posted by Engadget on June 19, 2017 at 12:00 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Tesla,Transportation Alternatives,Technology

    Elon Musk says he’s having “promising conversations” with LA Mayor Eric Garcetti about using The […]

  • Texas explicitly allows driverless car…

    Posted by Engadget on June 18, 2017 at 6:30 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Technology,Autonomous

    Critics are worried the new law in Texas is too lenient.Continue reading Texas explicitly allows driverless car tests […]

  • Takata would stop making airbag…

    Posted by Reuters on June 17, 2017 at 8:20 pm

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    Government/Legal,Hirings/Firings/Layoffs

    Takata would stop producing airbag inflators after it completes production of replacement parts and fulfills existing […]

  • EPA suspected Fiat Chrysler of using…

    Posted by Reuters on June 17, 2017 at 4:45 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Jeep,RAM,Emissions,SUV,Truck,Diesel

    Marchionne says FCA did not intentionally “set up a defeat device that was even remotely similar to what […]

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  • Ford starts road-testing an Escape plug-in hybrid prototype

    Posted by Danny King on June 23, 2017 at 9:31 pm

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    Green,Ford,Fuel Efficiency,Green Automakers,Crossover,SUV,Hybrid

    Ford looks to add to its green-car momentum by launching a plug-in hybrid version of the Escape, its best-selling SUV.Continue reading Ford starts road-testing an Escape plug-in hybrid prototype

    Ford starts road-testing an Escape plug-in hybrid prototype originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:31:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • We couldn’t wait for the new Ford Ranger, so we drove one in New Zealand

    Posted by David Gluckman on June 23, 2017 at 1:00 pm

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    Videos,Ford,Pacific Region,Truck,Original Video

    There were lots of sheep.Continue reading We couldn’t wait for the new Ford Ranger, so we drove one in New Zealand

    We couldn’t wait for the new Ford Ranger, so we drove one in New Zealand originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • For thousands of US auto workers, the downturn is already here

    Posted by Reuters on June 22, 2017 at 1:25 pm

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    Continue reading For thousands of US auto workers, the downturn is already here

    For thousands of US auto workers, the downturn is already here originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:25:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Remember Mexico plant Trump criticized? Ford will import Focus from China instead

    Posted by Reuters on June 20, 2017 at 1:45 pm

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    Plants/Manufacturing,Ford,China,North America,Hatchback

    It was going to be built in the Mexico plant that Ford had planned.Continue reading Remember Mexico plant Trump criticized? Ford will import Focus from China instead

    Remember Mexico plant Trump criticized? Ford will import Focus from China instead originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Ford Focus spy photos reveal a Fiesta-style interior

    Posted by Joel Stocksdale on June 19, 2017 at 6:20 pm

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    Spy Photos,Ford,Hatchback,Budget

    Call it “Fiesta Grande.”Continue reading Ford Focus spy photos reveal a Fiesta-style interior

    Ford Focus spy photos reveal a Fiesta-style interior originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Activist investors are wasting their time with automakers

    Posted by John McElroy on June 19, 2017 at 3:45 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Ford,GM,Tesla

    Tesla, naturally, is the exception.Continue reading Activist investors are wasting their time with automakers

    Activist investors are wasting their time with automakers originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • 2018 Ford Expedition gears up for the trails with FX4 trim

    Posted by Joel Stocksdale on June 16, 2017 at 1:40 pm

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    Ford,SUV,Off-Road

    It’s available this fall.Continue reading 2018 Ford Expedition gears up for the trails with FX4 trim

    2018 Ford Expedition gears up for the trails with FX4 trim originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:40:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Ford ups F-150 and Expedition engine output for 2018

    Posted by Joel Stocksdale on June 15, 2017 at 10:30 pm

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    The Expedition has the second most powerful engine.Continue reading Ford ups F-150 and Expedition engine output for 2018

    Ford ups F-150 and Expedition engine output for 2018 originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 15 Jun 2017 18:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Amazon documentary marks ‘The Return:’ Ford GTs at Le Mans

    Posted by Greg Rasa on June 15, 2017 at 1:30 pm

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    Motorsports,TV/Movies,Ford,Performance,Racing

    A great way to prepare for the 24-hour race.Continue reading Amazon documentary marks ‘The Return:’ Ford GTs at Le Mans

    Amazon documentary marks ‘The Return:’ Ford GTs at Le Mans originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Junkyard Gem: 2000 Ford Excursion XLT

    Posted by Murilee Martin on June 14, 2017 at 9:00 pm

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    Etc.,Ford,SUV,Classics

    The Excursion was the sport utility vehicle that answered the question, How big is too big?Continue reading Junkyard Gem: 2000 Ford Excursion XLT

    Junkyard Gem: 2000 Ford Excursion XLT originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 14 Jun 2017 17:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • GM wants positive relationship with feds as ignition-switch oversight ends

    Posted by Reese Counts on June 23, 2017 at 1:30 pm

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    Government/Legal,Recalls,GM,Safety

    This all stems from the GM ignition switch recall.Continue reading GM wants positive relationship with feds as ignition-switch oversight ends

    GM wants positive relationship with feds as ignition-switch oversight ends originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Porsche accused of using steering inputs to cheat on emissions tests

    Posted by Reese Counts on June 5, 2017 at 3:20 pm

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    Government/Legal,Green,Recalls,Audi,Porsche

    Audi has already issued a recall for the same issue.Continue reading Porsche accused of using steering inputs to cheat on emissions tests

    Porsche accused of using steering inputs to cheat on emissions tests originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 05 Jun 2017 11:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Focus and Fiesta owners sue Ford over faulty transmissions

    Posted by Reese Counts on May 31, 2017 at 7:30 pm

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    Government/Legal,Recalls,Ford

    Recalls and service bulletins haven’t fixed the issues.Continue reading Focus and Fiesta owners sue Ford over faulty transmissions

    Focus and Fiesta owners sue Ford over faulty transmissions originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 31 May 2017 15:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Feds open investigation into recall of 1.7M Hyundais, Kias

    Posted by Reuters on May 20, 2017 at 8:38 pm

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    Government/Legal,Recalls,Hyundai,Kia

    Timeliness and scope of recalls in question.Continue reading Feds open investigation into recall of 1.7M Hyundais, Kias

    Feds open investigation into recall of 1.7M Hyundais, Kias originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 20 May 2017 16:38:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • FCA recalls 1.25M trucks for software error in fatal crash

    Posted by Reuters on May 12, 2017 at 12:15 pm

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    Recalls,Chrysler,Fiat,Truck

    Airbag could fail to deploy in rollover.Continue reading FCA recalls 1.25M trucks for software error in fatal crash

    FCA recalls 1.25M trucks for software error in fatal crash originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 12 May 2017 08:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Tesla recalling 53,000 vehicles for parking brake issue

    Posted by John Beltz Snyder on April 21, 2017 at 7:40 pm

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    Green,Recalls,Tesla,Electric

    The issue stems from a third-party supplier, Brembo.Continue reading Tesla recalling 53,000 vehicles for parking brake issue

    Tesla recalling 53,000 vehicles for parking brake issue originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:40:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • VW customers in UK claim Dieselgate fix causes other problems

    Posted by Antti Kautonen on April 21, 2017 at 3:14 pm

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    Recalls,Volkswagen,UK

    Reported problems range from EGR trouble to DPF failure.Continue reading VW customers in UK claim Dieselgate fix causes other problems

    VW customers in UK claim Dieselgate fix causes other problems originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:14:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Hyundai, Kia recalling 1.2 million vehicles for seized engines

    Posted by Reese Counts on April 7, 2017 at 3:09 pm

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    Recalls,Hyundai,Kia

    The issue affects a wide variety of models.Continue reading Hyundai, Kia recalling 1.2 million vehicles for seized engines

    Hyundai, Kia recalling 1.2 million vehicles for seized engines originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 07 Apr 2017 11:09:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • 2017 Ford F-250 recalled because they could roll while in park

    Posted by Reuters on April 2, 2017 at 12:00 pm

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    Recalls,Ford,Truck

    If you own a 2017 F-250 powered by 6.2-liter gasoline engine, you’ll want to pay attention.Continue reading 2017 Ford F-250 recalled because they could roll while in park

    2017 Ford F-250 recalled because they could roll while in park originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 02 Apr 2017 08:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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  • Toyota recalls another 2.9 million vehicles over Takata airbags

    Posted by Reuters on March 30, 2017 at 1:29 pm

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    Recalls,Mitsubishi,Subaru,Toyota

    Toyota on Thursday said it was recalling a total of about 2.9 million vehicles globally in the latest campaign having to do with Takata airbag inflators.

    The affected cars are in Japan, China, Oceania and other regions, including its Corolla Axio sedan and RAV4 SUV crossover due to potentially faulty airbag inflators.

    Fuji Heavy Industries, the maker of Subaru cars, Mitsubishi Motors and truck maker Hino also recalled a total of about 240,000 vehicles in Japan over inflators made by Takata CorContinue reading Toyota recalls another 2.9 million vehicles over Takata airbags

    Toyota recalls another 2.9 million vehicles over Takata airbags originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:29:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
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