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EPA Says VW Cheating Software Is On More Vehicles

By Tom Krisher and Michael Biesecker | Nov 24
Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal widened Friday after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said the German automaker used software to cheat on pollution tests on more six-cylinder diesel vehicles than originally thought.

Tesla Recalling All Model S Sedans for Seat Belt Issue

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Nov 23
Tesla Motors is recalling its entire fleet of Model S sedans to check their front seat belts after one passenger's seat belt became disconnected.

VW Has Only A Few Costly Options to Fix Polluting Diesels

By Tom Krisher | Nov 22
When Volkswagen submits a plan to fix emissions-cheating diesel engines on Friday, it will have only two options for most of the cars.

Hyundai Recalls Nearly 305K Cars for Brake Light Problem

Nov 21
Hyundai is recalling nearly 305,000 Sonata midsize cars because the brake lights can stay on when the driver isn't stopping.

Chevrolet Volt Wins 'Green Car of the Year' at LA Auto Show

Nov 21
An auto industry magazine has named the 2016 Chevrolet Volt its "Green Car of the Year."

Volkswagen Cutting Investments to Present US Engine Fixes

By David Rising and Donogh McCabe | Nov 20
Volkswagen will cut its spending by 1 billion euros ($1.07 billion) next year and "strictly prioritize" investments as it shores up its finances to deal with its emissions-rigging scandal.

Hot Cars at This Year's Los Angeles Auto Show

Nov 19
Automakers are showing off in California because it's a hot market. It leads other states in new vehicle sales, according to IHS Automotive, and sales there are expected to hit their highest level in a decade this year.

Honda Has the Most High Risk Models in Takata Air Bag Recall

By Tom Krisher | Nov 18
Cars and trucks from the 2008 model year or older that were originally sold or registered in high humidity areas along the U.S. Gulf Coast are getting top priority for repairs as the government commences the massive Takata air bag inflator recall.

Lawyer: Driver Helpless to Stop Runaway San Francisco Bus

By Paul Elias | Nov 18
A lawyer representing the driver of the double-decker tourist bus that careened out of control through downtown San Francisco recounted a harrowing tale Tuesday of a "catastrophic" mechanical failure.

No Ticket, No Driver: Police Stop Google Self-Driving Car

Nov 17
A California police officer made a traffic stop but wrote no ticket. There was no one actually driving the car.

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