Software update can resolve Fiat Chrysler’s U.S. diesel issue

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Fiat Chrysler thinks a software update can resolve U.S. regulators’ contention that its diesel automobiles are producing excess emissions, a legal representative for the company stated at a court hearing on Wednesday. The legal representative confessed no wrongdoing by the Italian-American car manufacturer, nevertheless. The Justice Department submitted a civil fit on Tuesday alleging Fiat […]

U.S. plans to take legal action against Fiat Chrysler over excess diesel emissions

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The U.S. Justice Department prepares to submit a civil lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles over excess diesel emissions as early as this week if no arrangement is reached with the Italian-American car manufacturer, 2 sources briefed on the matter stated on Wednesday. The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in January alleged FCA of illegally […]

Fiat Chrysler attempting to deal with U.S. diesel emissions issue

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is still attempting to win U.S. approval to offer 2017 diesel models as the United States government chooses whether to take legal action, CEO Sergio Marchionne stated last week. In January, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and California Air Resources Board (CARB) alleged the Italian-American automaker of unlawfully utilizing hidden software […]

Harley-Davidson to Pay $12 Million Fine Due To Motorcycle Emissions

Harley-Davidson agreed to pay a $12 million civil fine and stop offering unlawful after-market gadgets that trigger its bikes to emit too much contamination, the U.S. Justice Department stated on Thursday. The settlement resolves government accusations that Harley sold roughly 340,000 super tuners allowing motorcycles from 2008 to contaminate the air at levels higher than […]