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Echo of 'dieselgate' comes after magazine reports on the latest problem.

Echo of 'dieselgate' comes after magazine reports on the latest problem.

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Delphi takes new name Aptiv to focus on autonomy

Delphi Automotive takes the new name Aptiv and will focus on autonomy. Delphi Technologies will focus on engines instead.

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October illustrated the the auto sector's strength.

October illustrated the the auto sector's strength.

The stations can charge multiple cars and will be 75 miles apart.

A car could be charged to more than 160 miles of range in a half-hour.

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Decided to go for full autonomy and nothing in between.

Decided to go for full autonomy and nothing in between.

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Includes the Porsche Cayenne, VW Touareg and Audi Q7

WASHINGTON - U.S. and California regulators have approved a fix for about 38,000 Volkswagen 3.0-liter diesel-powered SUVs with potential excess emissions, a decision that could save the automaker more than $1 billion, according to a letter made public on Monday. The approval means the German automaker will not need to buy back luxury 2013-2016 model-year diesel Porsche Cayenne, Volkswagen Touareg and 2013-2015 Audi Q7 sport utility vehicles. Under a settlement approved by U.S. District Judge Ch

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WASHINGTON(Reuters) - General Motors has agreed to pay $120 million to resolve claims from 49 U.S. states and the District of Columbia over faulty ignition switches, state attorneys general and the company said on Thursday. The largest U.S. automaker had previously paid about $2.5 billion in penalties and settlements over faulty ignition switches that could cause engines to stall and prevent airbags from deploying in crashes. The defect has been linked to 124 deaths and 275 injuries, and prompt

Company may have faked data for decades on a widespread basis.

Company may have faked data for decades on a widespread basis.

Federal regulators have said they are aware of more than 2,700 complaints, three crashes and 41 injuries.

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Elon Musk also discussing ways to help further with territory's governor

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GM in particular benefits, with its supply approaching stated goals

DETROIT, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Major automakers on Tuesday posted higher U.S. new vehicle sales in September as consumers in hurricane-hit parts of the country replaced flood-damaged cars, extending a rally in their shares that began when Hurricane Harvey hit southeast Texas in late August. Analysts and industry consultants had predicted hurricanes Harvey and Irma would provide automakers with their first monthly gains in 2017. Sales had been weak after a strong run since 2010 that culminated in re

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He says construction of a rocket to the Red Planet begins next year.

ADELAIDE, Australia — Silicon Valley billionaire Elon Musk on Friday outlined ambitious plans for a manned mission to Mars and a rocket capable of carrying passengers from one continent to another on Earth. SpaceX plans its first trip to the Red Planet in 2022, carrying only cargo, to be followed by a manned mission in 2024, Musk, who runs the company and electric luxury car company Tesla Inc, said at a conference in Adelaide. NASA's first human mission to Mars is expected about a decade

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Report had quoted GlobalFoundries CEO

Report had quoted GlobalFoundries CEO

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"You've got to have a Plan B and C in the event you don't reach an agreement. And we've got those plans."

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It will test the level of pollutants cars are emitting in real-world driving

It will test the level of pollutants cars are emitting in real-world driving.

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Dr. Z's impending retirement may be a factor in boardroom moves.

Dr. Z's impending retirement may be a factor in boardroom moves.

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Ducati and Renk are in play, but VW's head of strategy says investment in EVs is the main focus.

Acquisition makes Intel a big player in the self-driving game.

The first Volvo-powered Geely car will hit the road as a 2019 model.