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China cuts import duty to 15% in boost for BMW, Tesla, Mercedes, Porsche

China will cut the import duty on passenger cars to 15 percent from the current 25 percent, in a boost to foreign automakers, just as the immediate threat of a trade war with the United States recedes.

Musk admits Tesla Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

Tesla CEO Elon Musk admitted there was a braking issue with the Model 3 sedan, pointed out by Consumer Reports, and said it can be fixed with a firmware update.
■ Tesla Model 3 braking, controls draw rebuke in Consumer Reports tests
■ At $78,000, Tesla moves mass-market Model 3 beyond masses

Automakers to White House: Climate change is real

Automakers urged the White House to cooperate with California officials in a coming rewrite of light-vehicle fuel efficiency standards, saying "climate change is real."
■ U.S. Senate panel delays vote to approve NHTSA chief

EU hunts for ways to avoid U.S. steel, aluminum tariffs

The European Union scrambled to come up with a strategy to avoid American tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum, signaling a readiness to accept American import quotas and to slash some EU duties in return for a permanent waiver.
■ Russia, Japan warn U.S. of $1 billion in tariff retaliation

AAA: Fear of autonomous cars rises after high-profile fatalities

Consumer trust in self-driving cars has plummeted following high-profile roadway fatalities, with almost three-quarters of Americans now saying they are too afraid to ride in an autonomous vehicle.

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Downsized engines a test for GM pickups

Ford's success with its V-6 EcoBoost engines has proved that V-8 engines aren't necessarily the default choice for pickup buyers. The question now is: How low can you go?

The power behind the throne at Volkswagen

Wolfgang Porsche, chairman of the supervisory board of Porsche and head of the family that controls Volkswagen Group, touches on topics such as electrification, bureaucratic...

Mahle sharpens hot-rod focus

The German powertrain supplier Mahle is putting more emphasis on selling its parts in the United States aftermarket with a rebranding strategy and a new name: Mahle...

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