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U.S. launches probe to weigh tariffs on car, truck imports

The Trump administration started an investigation into whether car and light-truck imports threaten national security, a move that could lead to new U.S. tariffs on foreign vehicles similar to those proposed for imported steel and aluminum in March.

Uber shutters self-driving program in Arizona

Uber said it shut down its self-driving car operations in Arizona two months after a fatal crash involving one of its vehicles.

Roger Penske, Jack Roush named to NASCAR Hall of Fame

Longtime race team owners Jack Roush and Roger Penske have been elected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame's Class of 2019.

Trump, automakers reaffirm national mpg goals

California's top air-quality official on Wednesday held a series of meetings with auto industry and federal officials in Washington, who reaffirmed a desire to maintain a single national standard for auto efficiency.

In Trump vs. California, Mary Nichols unlike any other negotiator

As the head of CARB, Mary Nichols is arguably California's most powerful weapon in its war with President Donald Trump over the state's plan to combat climate change and have automakers toe the California line.