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A Look at the Future of Cars at the Frankfurt Auto Show

Sep 24
The Frankfurt Auto Show gave automotive enthusiasts a glimpse of the future -- Porsche rivals Tesla with their impressive concept car, new tech may help save lives and two cars seen only in the Gran Turismo video game are brought to life.

VW Submits Fix for 3.0-Liter Diesels to California Officials

AUTO NEWS | By Gillian Flaccus | Feb 4
The Volkswagen Group of America submitted its proposal Tuesday to bring Porsches, Audis and Volkswagen cars with six-cylinder, 3.0-liter diesel engines up to California's air quality standards.

Takata Panel Finds Problems With Its Quality Processes

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Feb 3
Embattled air bag maker Takata Corp. lacks processes that would improve the quality of its products, including air bag inflators that have been blamed for at least 11 deaths and 139 injuries, an outside panel hired by the company has found.

Regulators Get Input -- Sort Of -- On Self-Driving Car Rollout

AUTO NEWS | By Justin Pitchard | Jan 31
California regulators deciding how to permit the future rollout of self-driving cars have been told by consumer advocates that their cautious approach was right on.

A Selection of Hot Cars Seen at the North American International Auto Show's Press Preview

AUTO SHOWS | By Mike Halterman | Jan 31
The North American International Auto Show will have wrapped up by the time this issue is in your hands (or online, or on our app), but the world's largest auto manufacturers revealed their most innovative new models to the press in a grand preview.

EU Proposes Tougher Tests for Cars Amid Emissions Scandal

AUTO NEWS | By Raf Casert | Jan 31
The European Union's executive has proposed wholesale changes to tests for new car models to crack down on excessive emissions and avoid scandals like the one that hit Volkswagen.