• Business
  • July 11, 2024
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Stellantis recalls 332,000 vehicles due to defective seat belt sensor

Stellantis is recalling 332,000 Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Jeep vehicles because the sensors on the seat belt connectors are not working properly. The recall affects the following Stellantis vehicles: Alfa…

Chinese electric vehicles hit by EU tariffs; Nio says it may have to raise prices

The European Union on Thursday confirmed its decision to raise tariffs on electric vehicles imported from China, with one automaker again warning that it may have to raise prices as…

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  • July 3, 2024
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GM Fined Nearly $146 Million for Excessive Emissions from 5.9 Million Vehicles

New EPA vehicle standards aimed at reducing CO2 emissions New EPA vehicle standards aimed at reducing CO2 emissions 02:15 General Motors will pay a fine of nearly $146 million and…

  • Finance
  • June 25, 2024
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Cisco is 'very optimistic' about its growing business with Chinese electric vehicles

Cisco established operations in China in 1994. Sopa images | Light rocket | Getty Images DALIAN, China — Cisco is “very optimistic” about growing business with Chinese electric car companies…

Tesla expects to increase Model 3 prices in Europe following EU tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles

The new Tesla Model 3+ goes on sale at a Tesla store in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China, September 26, 2023. Cost photo | Nurfoto | Getty Images Tesla said Thursday…

  • World
  • June 13, 2024
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The EU announces higher tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles as trade tensions rise

Workers work on the assembly line of new energy vehicles at a factory of Chinese EV startup Leapmotor on April 1, 2024 in Jinhua, Zhejiang province, China. Shi Kuanbing |…

  • Business
  • June 12, 2024
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Europe wants affordable electric vehicles from China. But not at the expense of its own car industry

Frankfurt, Germany — The European Union decided on Wednesday to increase tariffs, or import taxes electric vehicles made in China. Electric vehicles are the latest flashpoint in a wider trade…

  • Business
  • June 12, 2024
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Charging cable theft is yet another obstacle to the appeal of electric vehicles

DETROIT– On a cold April night in Seattle, just before 2 a.m., a Chevrolet Silverado pickup pulled up to an electric vehicle charging station at the edge of a shopping…

The EU is expected to unveil tariff plans for Chinese electric vehicles this week

TOPSHOT – People look at a BYD Seagull car from Chinese electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer BYD Auto at the Bangkok International Motor Show in Nonthaburi on March 27, 2024. (Photo…

  • Business
  • June 7, 2024
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Real-world mileage standard for new vehicles rises to 38 mpg by 2031 under new Biden rule

WASHINGTON — New vehicles sold in the U.S. will have to average about 38 miles per gallon of gasoline in the real world by 2031, up from about 29 mpg…