• Fiat Chrysler Also Now in Hot Water Over Diesel Emissions Cheating

    Fiat Chrysler Also Now in Hot Water Over Diesel Emissions Cheating

    A second major car maker is in hot water for using software to skirt diesel engine emissions laws.The EPA says FCA kept secret the existence of "certain auxiliary emission control devices…despite being aware that such a disclosure was mandatory.
  • Report: Senior VW Execs Advised Against Leaving Germany

    Report: Senior VW Execs Advised Against Leaving Germany

    To avoid the latter scenario, senior managers at the company have been advised to avoid traveling to the US, Reuters reported on Friday.On the list of those charged is Oliver Schmidt, head of VW's regulatory compliance office from 2014 to early 2015, who was taken into custody by the FBI on Sunday while visiting Miami, and appeared in federal court there Monday.