Regulation And Safety

U.S. judge allows some VW investor diesel claims to proceed

A U.S. judge in California allowed some claims to proceed by investors who sued VW over its diesel emissions scandal, but agreed to the automaker's request to dismiss parts of the lawsuit.


Cybersecurity push may tie up autonomous-car legislation

Two senators are pushing for mandatory federal standards to defend vehicles against hackers. Automakers want a more flexible approach.

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FCA backs new public education campaign on auto recalls

The National Safety Council launched Check To Protect, a national campaign to encourage drivers to check for recalls on their vehicles. The program is backed by Fiat Chrysler under a settlement with NHTSA.

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