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German born prosecutors broaden Volkswagen emissions-cheating investigation

Prosecutors in Philippines are growing their übung into Volkswagen’s scandal more than diesel vehicles that scammed on exhausts tests, raising the number of potential foods and stating they have proof former Vw Chief Executive Matn Winterkorn might have known from the cheating sooner than he has stated.

Are newer guardrails creating roads less risk-free? Federal investigation pending

Bus Crash Maryland

As if its title isn’t going to make it clear, the total function of a guardrail is to avoid autos from leaving a roadway and veering into possibly even much more hazardous territory. Even so, at least one variety of guardrail might not be performing its occupation, in accordance to a latest research. Federal officials are supporting additional research to find out if the units are as protected in the actual planet as they are in crash exams.

Chrysler minivans beneath investigation for stalling right after fuel refill

2007 Dodge Grand Caravan

In accordance to the Nationwide Highway Targeted traffic Safety Administration, at least one particular man has reported that his 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan stalled unexpectedly on the highway shortly right after currently being refueled. The unidentified guy who contacted NHTSA relating to the problem cited as many as eight similar situations reported by other drivers.

NHTSA opens investigation into Ford Explorer PI brakes

Ford Explorer Police Interceptor

This 12 months far more than most, it really is pleasant when we can string collectively a handful of days with no word of an automaker or the National Highway Traffic Security Administration announcing a bunch of new recalls. It really is seemingly been a little quiet on this front lately (barring a spider-relevant Suzuki concern unveiled early these days), but now we have word of the government safety company opening a Preliminary Evaluation into the 2013 Ford Explorer Police Interceptor, a probe that could potentially affect an estimated 20,000 autos.