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Fiat Chrysler, Google to cooperate on autonomous minivans
Fiat Chrysler and Google will work together to more than double the size of Google’s self-driving vehicle fleet by adding 100 Chrysler Pacifica minivans.
 
US ends Ford pickup probe without seeking recall
(AP, May 3, 2016; 3:32 PM)
 
Liberty House submits bid for Tata Steel assets in UK
(AP, May 3, 2016; 3:30 PM)
 
GM asks owners to stop driving nearly 4,800 Chevrolet, Cadillac, GMC trucks and SUVs
(highgearmedia.com, May 3, 2016; 12:14 PM)
 
BMW enjoys strong Europe, Asia sales but cautious on outlook
(AP, May 3, 2016; 6:05 AM)
 
Fiat Chrysler CEO sees future for Alfa Romeo in China
(AP, May 2, 2016; 2:17 PM)
 
Fiat Chrysler CEO sees future for Alfa Romeo in China
(AP, May 2, 2016; 2:15 PM)
 
Ferrari names Fiat Chrysler chief Marchionne as CEO
(AP, May 2, 2016; 1:46 PM)
 
3.7 million Nissan, Infiniti, Chevrolet vehicles recalled for passenger airbag problems
(highgearmedia.com, May 2, 2016; 1:19 PM)
 
Fab Ford: Beatles exhibit to open at Henry Ford Museum
(AP, May 2, 2016; 10:02 AM)
 
On Wheels: Toyota Tacoma, a small truck carrying a bigger lesson
(The Washington Post, April 30, 2016; 9:57 AM)
 
In light of Mitsubishi's fuel economy fibs, EPA orders new tests
(highgearmedia.com, April 29, 2016; 12:14 PM)
 
Ford posts record first-quarter profit; Priceline CEO resigns over conduct
(The Washington Post, April 28, 2016; 5:53 PM)
 
AP Source: Fiat Chrysler, Google in partnership talks
(AP, April 28, 2016; 4:53 PM)
 
Volkswagen CEO apologized in person to Obama over scandal
(AP, April 28, 2016; 11:08 AM)
 
VW to spend up to $8.8 billion on diesel buybacks, fixes
(AP, April 28, 2016; 7:16 AM)
 
Unfair labor practices complaint filed against Volkswagen
(AP, April 27, 2016; 4:06 PM)
 
National Labor Relations Board files unfair labor practices charge against Volkswagen over UAW
(AP, April 27, 2016; 3:23 PM)
 
Ford recalls: Ford F-150, Explorer, Mustang, Expedition, Fusion, Taurus, Lincoln Navigator, more
(highgearmedia.com, April 27, 2016; 1:40 PM)
 
Ford recalls 202K pickups, SUVs, cars to fix transmissions
(AP, April 27, 2016; 10:15 AM)
 
China, UAE shift to autonomous cars, leaving the U.S. behind
(highgearmedia.com, April 26, 2016; 7:46 PM)
 
Mitsubishi says it has used misleading fuel-economy testing methods for 25 years
(The Washington Post, April 26, 2016; 6:37 PM)
 
Mitsubishi Motors says false mileage tests done since 1991
(AP, April 26, 2016; 4:45 PM)
 
Fiat Chrysler accelerates NAFTA shift from passenger cars
(AP, April 26, 2016; 3:24 PM)
 
Fiat Chrysler chief says shifter recall won’t hurt earnings
(AP, April 26, 2016; 12:43 PM)
 
2014-2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, 2012-2014 Dodge Charger, Chrysler 300 recalled to replace shifter
(highgearmedia.com, April 25, 2016; 11:47 PM)
 
US ends Honda probe for failing to report deaths, injuries
(AP, April 25, 2016; 2:57 PM)
 
Correction: China-Ford Pickup story
(AP, April 25, 2016; 1:39 PM)
 
Volkswagen to appeal ruling allowing UAW vote in Tennessee
(AP, April 25, 2016; 1:13 PM)
 
Business roundup: Fiat Chrysler recalls more than 1.1 million vehicles
(The Washington Post, April 22, 2016; 6:27 PM)
 
Fiat Chrysler recalling more than 1.1 million vehicles
(AP, April 22, 2016; 6:09 PM)
 
Mitsubishi mileage scandal widens; U.S. pursues data
(The Washington Post, April 22, 2016; 3:41 PM)
 
Volkswagen says it will take $18.2 billion writedown for 2015 from diesel emissions scandal.
(AP, April 22, 2016; 9:22 AM)
 
Volvo profits down as truck sales fall in North America
(AP, April 22, 2016; 5:39 AM)
 
Ford bringing F-150 Raptor to China in 2017
(AP, April 22, 2016; 2:34 AM)
 
Answers to questions about Volkswagen dirty diesel deal
(AP, April 22, 2016; 12:54 AM)
 
Volkswagen diesel buyback proposed; now what about fix, timing, compensation?
(highgearmedia.com, April 21, 2016; 11:29 PM)
 
Mitsubishi Motors investigated over false mileage data
(AP, April 21, 2016; 10:03 PM)
 
Answers to questions about Volkswagen dirty diesel deal
(AP, April 21, 2016; 3:26 PM)
 
AP News Guide: A look at the Volkswagen emissions scandal
(AP, April 21, 2016; 1:09 PM)
 
The Latest: Judge: VW owners get option of buybacks, fixes
(AP, April 21, 2016; 12:26 PM)
 
Mitsubishi Motors investigated over false mileage data
(AP, April 21, 2016; 4:45 AM)
 
Chinese-built 2016 Buick Envision: priced against BMW, Audi, Mercedes?
(highgearmedia.com, April 20, 2016; 11:24 PM)
 
Source: VW to pay $1B to diesel owners, buy back some cars
(AP, April 20, 2016; 8:19 PM)
 
Bad day for automakers: Mitsubishi apologizes, VW is said to pay for deceptions
(The Washington Post, April 20, 2016; 7:30 PM)
 
Source: VW to pay $1B to diesel owners, buy back some cars
(AP, April 20, 2016; 6:54 PM)
 
Fact sheet: 2016 Chevrolet Malibu
(AP, April 20, 2016; 12:59 PM)
 
Main Street Morning: Mitsubishi owns up to falsifying fuel mileage numbers
(The Washington Post, April 20, 2016; 10:51 AM)
 
Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors finds falsified fuel mileage tests
(AP, April 20, 2016; 5:00 AM)
 
Mitsubishi Motors Corp. says its employees falsified data on mileage tests on light vehicles. (Corrects that mileage, not emissions data were falsified.)
(AP, April 20, 2016; 4:54 AM)
 
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