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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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He kept coming "Back Home Again in Indiana" for decades.

He kept coming "Back Home Again in Indiana" for decades.

Finn maintains a "lonely" lead virtually throughout the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

ABU DHABI — Valtteri Bottas won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday as Mercedes wrapped up another triumphant Formula One season with a one-two finish and four-times world champion Lewis Hamilton having to settle for second. The win was a career third for the Finn, who had started on pole position and stayed in front to deny Hamilton a 10th success of the 20-race campaign. "It's a really important win for me after having a pretty difficult start to the second half of the year," said Botta

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October illustrated the the auto sector's strength.

October illustrated the the auto sector's strength.

Two races to go, and not letting up.

"There are two races to go. It is a better time than ever to apply even more pressure, just because you can,"

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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He'll use it as prep for a Triple Crown run at Le Mans.

He'll use it as prep for a triple-crown run at Le Mans

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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

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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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

House, meanwhile, is expected to vote on the issue Wednesday

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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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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.