Canada lobbies major U.S. automakers to fight auto tariffs

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Canada‚Äôs trade minister previous week met senior officials from General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV in Detroit, as Ottawa takes its lobbying effort straight to the Big Three automakers to avert possible U.S. auto tariffs. The Liberal government is depending on industry partners to push Canada’s cause in the White House and others, using […]

Fiat Chrysler recalls 162,000 minivans due to glitch that may cause stall

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV stated on Friday it was recalling over 162,000 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivans because a software glitch may trigger the vehicles to stall. The automaker said one mishap had possibly been linked to the problem. Under an uncommon set of conditions, a vehicle’s engine control module may improperly assess the engine’s operating […]

Fiat Chrysler looks forward to win approval for diesel fix by early next year

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV stated it wants to reach an agreement over a fix for cars connected to a U.S. diesel emissions scandal by next spring if not before. In May, the United States Justice Department sued Fiat Chrysler, implicating the automaker of illegally using software that caused excess emissions in almost 104,000 diesel vehicles […]

Fiat Chrysler to participate in settlement talks concerning diesel emissions

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will take part in settlement talks with lawyers representing vehicle owners taking legal action against the automaker due to excess diesel emissions in Washington on October 12, a court-appointed settlement adviser stated Wednesday. In May, the United States Justice Department sued Fiat Chrysler, alleging the automaker of illegally using software that […]

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Cummins reject diesel cheating lawsuit

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Cummins Inc stated on Monday they will battle a class-action suit submitted against the companies alleging them of unfaithful on diesel emissions tests. On Monday, legal representatives representing owners of older 2500 and 3500 Dodge Ram trucks submitted a class-action lawsuit in U.S. District Court located in Detroit, asserting the […]

Guangzhou Auto raising around $2.2 billion in green car, proprietary brand push

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China’s sixth-largest automaker by sales, Guangzhou Automobile Group (GAC Group), prepares to sell up to 15 billion yuan ($2.2 billion) worth of shares to fund advancement of its green vehicle service, exclusive brands and factories, the company stated on Monday. Chinese car manufacturers have invested billions in establishing electrical and petrol-electric hybrid automobiles at the […]

General Motors beats earnings expectations

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Investors disposed General Motors shares on Tuesday regardless of record third-quarter results, highlighting the detach between Detroit and Wall Street as the long U.S. automobile sales boom cools off. General Motor’s quarterly results zoomed past analysts’ projections. However the car manufacturer’s share cost toppled, shutting down 4.2 percent at $31.60 a share, showing financier fears […]