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Drunk-driver detectors for cars mandated in infrastructure bill

'This is the most significant rule-making in NHTSA’s history,' MADD says

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'Vapor ware' and a power cord: Nuggets from Nikola founder indictment

Feds depict Trevor Milton as fixated on stock price, hyping an unfinished product

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Biden seeks automakers' pledge for 40% of sales to be electric by 2030

The automakers, of course, seek consumer incentives, with talks in early stages

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Mercedes-Benz will spend more than $47 billion this decade to electrify

It will launch three new all-electric vehicle platforms in 2025

Environmental groups fear Biden will go easy on automakers over emissions

The industry’s preferred model is a compromise California regulators negotiated last year

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Self-driving startup Aurora to go public

Its partners include Volvo Trucks

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Daimler racks up huge profit as chip shortage boosts car prices

The auto industry continues to drive up consumer prices in general

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EU reveals sweeping climate plan, including internal combustion sales ban

'We’re going to see an economy-wide experiment to put climate ambition into action'

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Used cars are still driving up consumer costs beyond all estimates

Used cars accounted for more than a third of the gain in the CPI

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France resists EU plan banning internal combustion sales by 2035

This on the brink of the big goal's expected announcement on Wednesday

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EU to Urge 2035 Goal to End Combustion-Engine Era in Autos

There would be a corresponding tightening of emissions requirements

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Automakers studying environmental impact of lithium mining

New efforts to extract lithium from brine attract scrutiny

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Biden orders new ‘right-to-repair’ rules for consumers

They could affect things from tractors to cars

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Indian oil company betting that aluminum can replace lithium in batteries

Aluminum-air batteries couldn't be recharged. Instead, you'd swap them out at a gas station.

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World's biggest lithium producer's new lab will focus on EVs

The lab is creating a razor-thin form of lithium that will make batteries cheaper and more powerful

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Lordstown Motors stock tumbles as Justice Department begins probe

This is on top of the SEC investigation, Wall Street Journal reports

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Tesla stock price drop leaves analysts split on company valuation

The company is facing much stiffer competition around the world

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