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EU seeks new powers on cars after VW scandal

The EU on Wednesday pushed to take control of car regulation in Europe in the wake of the Volkswagen scandal, unveiling proposals that would grant Brussels new powers to impose huge fines and recall vehicles.

dateJan 27, 2016 in Business
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EU takes Germany to court over car coolant

The European Union said Thursday it was taking court action against Germany for failing to force luxury automaker Daimler to use a new air-conditioning coolant deemed less likely to cause climate change.

dateDec 10, 2015 in Business
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