REGULATIONS

Regulations

California Seeks to Ban IC Vehicles in 2035

Goal creates another confrontation with federal regulators
#emissions #legal

Fuel Cells

Nikola Chairman Quits Amid Controversy

Stock price continues to tumble
#Nikola #people

Diesel

Daimler Will Pay $1.5 Billion for Diesel Emission Cheating in U.S.

Settlement covers 250,000 diesel sold in 2009-2011.
#europe #Daimler #emissions

Diesel

Ex-VW Chief Winterkorn Faces Trial in Diesel Scandal

German court cites “predominant likelihood” of fraud conviction.
#europe #legal #people

Regulations

Toyota Taps Former CES Official as Tech Lobbyist

New K Street point person for autonomous vehicles and flying cars
#tech #people #Toyota

Regulations

Trade Groups Squabble Over Rights to Vehicle Data

What happens if car owners allow third-party access?
#tech

Intelligent Transportation

NHTSA Launches AV Test Tracking Tool

NHTSA launches a website that provides an up-to-date look on a slice of automated driving testing across the country
#Waymo #Fiat #GeneralMotors

Regulations

U.S. Court Overturns Fuel Economy Penalty Rollback

NHTSA ordered to reinstate tougher CAFE fines

Regulations

Recalls? There’s an App for That

NHTSA app alerts owners about recalled vehicles and equipment
#chassis #body #tires

Diesel

Porsche Launches Probe into Gas Engine Cheating

A new wrinkle in VW Group’s diesel engine emissions scandal?
#Audi #europe #emissions