Dutch state looks to sue Fiat Chrysler over diesel emissions claims DUTCH NEWS
Plug-in hybrid cars burn more fuel than tests record, says Which? THE GUARDIAN
U.S. investigates nearly 1.9 million Toyota RAV4s over fire risks REUTERS U.S. auto safety regulators on Monday said they have opened an investigation into nearly 1.9 million Toyota RAV4 sport-utility vehicles over potential fire risks. read more »
Volkswagen : Readmitted to UN Global Compact After Emissions Scandal Ousting MARKET SCREENER
Ford announces recall of thousands of 2021 F-150s over defect DETROIT NEWS
'My car's on fire': Drivers fear for their safety as years-long recall rollout drags on CBC
Investigation Finds Used Cars are Routinely Sold with Known, Life-Threatening Safety Defects — Sen. Blumenthal Weighs In CONSUMER FEDERATION OF AMERICA
2021 Ford F-150 batteries going dead due to phantom battery drain DETROIT FREE PRESS
Jeep Recalls 43,000 Wranglers, Gladiators with Manual Transmissions CAR AND DRIVER
Tesla Claims Failing Touchscreens in NHTSA Recall Were Only Meant to Last 5-6 Years Anyway THE DRIVE
Tesla to recall 135,000 U.S. vehicles under pressure from auto safety regulators REUTERS
VW will appeal $20M Spanish diesel compensation ruling AUTO NEWS EUROPE A Spanish court has ordered Volkswagen to pay 16.3 million euros ($19.8 million) in compensation to people in Spain who bought cars with emissions-cheating devices installed, consumer group OCU said. VW will appeal the ruling, a company spokesman said.
Attorney General Becerra Announces $40 Million Nationwide Settlement with Apria Healthcare STATE OF CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Volkswagen faces EU fine for missing 2020 emissions targets REUTERS Volkswagen faces a fine of more than 100 million euros ($121 million) for missing EU targets on carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from its 2020 passenger car fleet, the world’s largest carmaker said on Thursday.
Automakers delay recalls to minimize stock penalties, avoid being the first safety issue in news cycle, study shows NEWSWISE Whether consciously or unconsciously, automotive firms time their product recalls to minimize stock price penalties, resulting in unnecessary delays and clusters of subsequent recalls by other companies, according to new research from the University of Notre Dame.
Toyota settles U.S. probe into delayed emissions defect reports for $180 million REUTERS Toyota Motor Corp settled a lengthy Justice Department civil probe into its delayed filing of emissions-related defect reports for $180 million, the government said on Thursday.
U.S. asks Tesla to recall 158,000 vehicles for touchscreen failures REUTERS The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Wednesday asked Tesla Inc to recall 158,000 Model S and Model X vehicles over media control unit failures that could pose safety risks by leading to touchscreen displays not working.