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Mitsubishi Just Admitted It Used Dodgy Mileage Data for 25 years

Mitsubishi Motors said it had used fuel economy testing methods that were not compliant with Japanese regulations for 25 years, much longer than previously known, and would set up an external committee to investigate the matter. 316 more words

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Mitsubishi Shares Hit a Record Low on Fuel Economy Data Cheat

Mitsubishi Motors’s shares slid for a second straight day, hitting a record low after it admitted to manipulating fuel-economy data, stirring worries of compensation costs and fines in its biggest scandal since a defect cover-up a decade ago. 478 more words

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Fiat Chrysler CEO Says Automakers Can No Longer Stand Alone

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is talking with many players outside the car sector about possible collaboration, Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne said, and is keeping an open mind on what the possibilities might be. 365 more words

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Automatic Emergency Braking will be standard by 2022

Automakers that sell cars in the U.S. have voluntarily agreed to include Automatic Emergency Braking technology as standard equipment by the year 2022. These systems, which utilize front-facing cameras or radar, hit the brakes to help avoid a crash or reduce the amount of potential damage. 202 more words

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FBI warns automakers, owners about vehicle hacking risks


FBI warns automakers, owners about vehicle hacking risks Friday, 18 Mar 2016 | 6:22 AM ET The FBI and U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued a bulletin Thursday warning that motor vehicles are “increasingly vulnerable” to hacking. 37 more words

FBI warns automakers, owners about hacking risks

Friday, 18 Mar 2016 | 6:22 AM ETReuters

The FBI and U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued a bulletin Thursday warning that motor vehicles are “increasingly vulnerable” to hacking. 339 more words

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What will a driverless future actually look like?

There is a growing consensus that autonomous vehicles (AVs) will soon be a reality. The debate today centers not on whether, but how soon, AVs will be commonplace on our roads. 1,302 more words

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