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German police take tough stance on British modded car convoy headed to Wörthersee-Treffen

It pays to know the local rules before crossing borders

It pays to know the local rules before crossing borders.

Germany's latest trade surplus might further push Trump to set car tariffs

'We are proud of our cars, and so we should be' — and the world wants them

'We are proud of our cars, and so we should be' — and the world wants them.

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Automakers brace for U.S. government report on import tariffs

U.S. tariffs could add thousands of dollars to the cost of automobiles

U.S. tariffs could add thousands of dollars to the cost of automobiles.

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Germany ready to buy stakes in automakers, other companies to protect them

Defensive industrial strategy driven by concerns over China

Defensive industrial strategy driven by concerns over China.

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VW could face recall of more cars over emissions in Germany

There are 370,000 of the models under investigation in Europe

There are 370,000 of the models under investigation in Europe.

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Washington invites German car bosses for trade talks

BMW, Daimler and possibly VW meet with Larry Kudlow

BMW, Daimler and possibly VW meet with Larry Kudlow.

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Stung by Asian dominance, Germany pours cash into EV battery ventures

Germany earmarks $1.2B for battery production, research

Germany earmarks $1.2B for battery production and research.

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Nissan Leaf gets approval for vehicle-to-grid use in Germany

It hopes to attract fleet customers who can sell energy back to grid

It hopes to attract fleet customers who can sell energy back to grid.

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German court bans older diesel cars in parts of Berlin

Follows ban in Hamburg, with those in Frankfurt and Stuttgart pending

Follows ban in Hamburg, with those in Frankfurt and Stuttgart pending.

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Next-generation BMW M3 spied near the Nurburgring

This one looks close to production-spec

This one looks close to production-spec.

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Germany agrees on plan to cut diesel pollution

With cities passing bans on diesel, the federal government steps in

With cities passing bans on diesel, the federal government steps in.

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BMW 4 Series Convertible spied with a soft top

The days of hardtop BMW convertibles are numbered

The days of hardtop BMW convertibles are numbered.

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Half of VW models in Germany not compliant with new pollution standard

The WLTP is tougher than the old emissions rules

The WLTP is tougher than the old emissions rules.

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VW plans to bring 'We Share' EV car-sharing to U.S. by 2020

It will target non-owner urbanites, but will have a lot of competition

It will target non-owner urbanites, but will have a lot of competition

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German startup Sono Motors trials solar car that can charge as you drive

The Sion has solar cells integrated into its bodywork

The Sion has solar cells integrated into its bodywork.

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Daimler to build battery factories in Sindelfingen, Untertuerkheim

Daimler also building EV batteries in U.S., China and Thailand

Daimler also building EV batteries in U.S., China and Thailand.

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Germany installs more electric car chargers, but still unprofitable

2,800 new public charging points since June 2017

2,800 new public charging points since June 2017.

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BMW agrees to $4.7 billion contract with China's CATL for battery cells

BMW is "very comfortable" with two suppliers of battery cells

BMW is "very comfortable" with two suppliers of battery cells.

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Global Markets: Full-throttle car rally drives back trade gloom

The markets feel reassured by data, reports

The markets feel reassured by data, reports.

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Merkel would back cutting E.U. tariffs on U.S. car imports

Trade situation is shifting quickly

Trade situation is shifting quickly

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