BMW, Mercedes, VW accused of colluding to delay clean emissions tech


Three German car making giants worked together to hinder the introduction of emissions-reducing technology, a European Commission report alleges.
Automatic speed limiters? Bring them on

Opinion: Automatic speed limiters? Bring them on


New cars will, within three years, be fitted with automatic speed limiters. And that's a good thing, argues Will Dron.
Automatic speed limiters for new cars approved by European Commission

Automatic speed limiters for new cars approved


All new cars will automatically adhere to speed limits on public roads within the next three years under new EU rules.

Car makers suspected of cheating emissions tests


Car makers are being suspected of finding loopholes in emissions tests, by making their vehicles appear to emit more CO2 than they actually do.
Millions of German car owners may be owed compensation in BMW, Daimler, VW cartel claims

BMW, VW and Mercedes accused of cartel


Millions of motorists could be owed compensation after the EU launched an investigation into alleged collusion between BMW, Daimler and VW.
Diesel ‘doubles risk of dementia’

Diesel ‘doubles risk of dementia’


New evidence has emerged to show that diesel pollution can double the risk of getting dementia and may be responsible for as many as a fifth of c
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Mercedes takes aim at ‘toxic’ R1234yf air-conditioning...


Mercedes will fit fire prevention systems under the bonnet of its cars in response to a new European regulation that it claims could endanger drivers’...
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News: Speed limiters may be made compulsory for new...


Devices that stop cars being driven above the speed limit could become compulsory on new vehicles, along with “black box” accident data recorders.