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Tesla Gets Go-Ahead to Sell in Mich.

January 24, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Tesla is now able to sell and service its cars in Michigan, although still not quite directly.

ITC to Rule on Jeep-Mahindra Spat

January 24, 2020 at 10:47 AM

A final decision is due in March about whether Mahindra’s Roxor offroader looks too much like Jeep’s iconic CJ military-style SUV.

Jeep Diesels Face Ban in Europe

January 23, 2020 at 10:43 AM

Jeep faces a partial sales ban in Europe unless it fixes diesel-powered Grand Cherokee SUVs that evade emission regulations.

6 More VW Employees Charged in Diesel Scandal

January 14, 2020 at 11:06 AM

Prosecutors in Germany have filed criminal charges against six more Volkswagen executives for their roles in the company’s never-ending diesel emission cheating scandal.

Ghosn Unloads

January 08, 2020 at 7:02 PM

Fugitive auto executive Carlos Ghosn used a lengthy press conference in Beirut earlier today to reiterate claims of innocence and mistreatment by prosecutors in Japan.

Investors Sue Daimler Over Diesel Cheating

January 08, 2020 at 4:02 PM

Daimler is the latest European carmaker to be sued by investors over its alleged use of illegal software to evade diesel emission tests.

Japan Issues Arrest Warrant for Ghosn’s Wife

January 07, 2020 at 2:01 PM

Japan has issued an arrest warrant for Carlos Ghosn’s wife Carole, two weeks after the former Nissan chairman fled the country to avoid charges of financial misdeeds.

VW in Talks to Settle German Diesel Claims

January 02, 2020 at 1:55 PM

Volkswagen has shelled out billions of dollars in the U.S. over its diesel cheating scandal. Now it’s in talks to settle claims by more than 400,000 disgruntled customers in Germany.

How Ghosn Got from Tokyo to Beirut

January 02, 2020 at 2:44 AM

Carlos Ghosn’s dash to Lebanon last weekend to avoid prosecution in Japan has all the trappings of a “Mission Impossible” movie.

Ghosn Flees Japan for Refuge in Lebanon

December 31, 2019 at 12:11 AM

Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, who has been awaiting trial in Japan, confirms he has fled to Lebanon to escape “injustice and political persecution.”