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GM's execs scouted Ford's operation, then went a different route

GM's execs scouted Ford's operation, then went a different route.

They say it's political rhetoric, though automotive stocks are a worry

They say it's political rhetoric, though European automakers are a worry.

U.S. car tariffs appear to be on pause ‘as long as we are negotiating’

U.S. car tariffs appear to be on pause 'as long as we are negotiating.'

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How much truck could a woodchuck chuck? An entire Chevy Suburban

How much truck could a woodchuck chuck? An entire Chevy Suburban.

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But leaders of bigger unions are apparently bigger soccer fans

But leaders of bigger unions are apparently bigger soccer fans.

He's accused of accessing a secret database, downloading a blueprint

He's accused of accessing a secret database, downloading a blueprint.

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U.S. national security investigation alarms BMW, VW and Daimler

U.S. national security investigation alarms BMW, VW and Daimler.

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Hamburg will start enforcing new rules by the end of the month

German cities are entitled to ban older diesel vehicles from streets with immediate effect to bring air pollution levels in line with European Union rules, Germany's top administrative court confirmed on Friday.

Blames media and staff, calls investigations distraction from agenda

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt on Thursday rejected a litany of ethics complaints against him as lies intended to derail President Donald Trump's agenda, and put much of the blame for any agency missteps on his staff.

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Someone’s been too busy playing with flamethrowers

Tesla's troubles with media reports on working conditions and union organizing took a hard right turn on Monday. In response to Reveal's report on Tesla's workplace safety, the auto manufacturer accused the Pulitzer-finalist of being "an extremist organization working directly with union supporters to create a calculated disinformation campaign against Tesla."

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Scott Pruitt wants to revoke ‘California waiver’ to set own standards

The Trump administration's rejection on Monday of an Obama-era plan to make automobiles more fuel efficient opens up a long process to weaken current standards and puts California and the federal government on a collision course over vehicle emissions.

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It cost him $50 a night; travel expenses under review, too

The White House is reviewing Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt's activities after reports he paid below the market rate to live in a condo owned by a lobbyist who deals with issues overseen by the agency, the Wall Street Journal reported.

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Remember: EPA stands for Environmental Protection Agency

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday rejected an Obama-era plan to make automobiles more fuel efficient in a win for car and oil companies and the latest move by the Trump administration to roll back environmental regulations.

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The president again takes credit for unrelated automotive manufacturing moves.

It's the latest example of the president wading awkwardly into the global automotive industry.

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'Gliders' pollution far exceeds all emissions from Volkswagen scandal

Emissions from 'gliders' dwarf those from Volkswagen's dieselgate scandal.

Authoritarian leader tries to show he's tough by destroying perfectly good cars he could have just sold.

He could have just sold them. How dumb is that?

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Firefighters: "Amazingly, there were no injuries!"

"Amazingly, there were no injuries."

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October illustrated the the auto sector's strength.

October illustrated the the auto sector's strength.

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Volvo tweets that it will cease advertising on Sean Hannity's show, then deletes the tweet.

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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