Toyota responds to U.S. inquiry over vehicles being used by ISIS
Toyota says it is cooperating with a U.S. inquiry into why its trucks are falling into the hands of the terror group ISIS.

U.S. hearing into VW violations put industry, EPA under scrutiny
Volkswagen's top U.S. executive will field questions from U.S. lawmakers Thursday on how the company managed to evade pollution rules, kicking off a probe into the scandal and whether other automakers might be implicated.

VW to recall Europe diesels starting in January; U.S. sales to continue for now
Volkswagen's CEO told a German newspaper that the company will launch a recall in Europe of cars with software designed to skirt diesel emissions tests starting in January and complete the fix by the end of next year.

Tesla's Model X: What critics, analysts are saying
Tesla's Model X is one of the most anticipated new nameplates of the year. A look at what some critics and others are saying about the crossover unveiled last week at the company's factory in Fremont, Calif.

VW under pressure for answers as emissions scandal deadlines loom
Hans Dieter Poetsch's first board meeting as chairman of Volkswagen on Wednesday could turn out to be his most important, coming just hours before a deadline set by German regulators and testimony by the company's top U.S. executive in Congress.

VW stops the music as diesel scandal buries culture of spending
VW's lavish parties typically featured a surprise guest, from the Pet Shop Boys to Robbie Williams to Justin Timberlake. Now the music is about to stop.

U.S. House panel prepares to grill VW on cheating timeline
VW waited two months after acknowledging a software abnormality in its cars to tell regulators the algorithm was designed to cheat emissions tests, according to a staff memo prepared for lawmakers investigating the automaker.

Subaru hints at future vehicles with 2 Tokyo show concepts
Subaru is about to shift to a new global platform that will underpin its entire lineup and propel what it hopes will be a new phase of growth.


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Truecar Lawsuits Draw Truth in Advertising Legal Authority Thomas Williams, Esq. - Joins Litigation Team
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