California agency probing Tesla on occupational safety

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Tesla Inc is being probed by a California agency for occupational safety after a report that the electric carmaker failed to disclose serious injuries at a Fremont factory. The state’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal-OSHA) disclosed the inspection on Wednesday, two days after news website Reveal said that Tesla’s omissions in legally mandated reports made its safety record appear better than it was.

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California agency probing Tesla on occupational safety originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Uber suspends autonomous vehicle testing after Volvo kills bicyclist

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A human occupant was in the self-driven Volvo SUV at the time of the accident but was not in control of the vehicle.

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Uber suspends autonomous vehicle testing after Volvo kills bicyclist originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:22:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Autoblog 2017-11-17 05:40:00

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Base price is $200,000.

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Tesla Roadster surprise reveal | ‘Quickest car in the world’ originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:40:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Howling Coyote: Ford Mustang, F-150 getting 700-hp supercharger

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Ford Performance and Roush reveal blower at SEMA.

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Howling Coyote: Ford Mustang, F-150 getting 700-hp supercharger originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Paul Manafort indicted, accused of using laundered money to buy luxury cars

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Former FBI Director Robert Mueller’s first indictments reveal that Range Rover and Mercedes-Benz vehicles were used to hide funds from feds.

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Paul Manafort indicted, accused of using laundered money to buy luxury cars originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 30 Oct 2017 11:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Bloodhound gang notches 2 successful 200-mph test runs

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“This is a proper fast car,” says pilot Andy Green. “We came here to show the world Bloodhound is go.”

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Bloodhound gang notches 2 successful 200-mph test runs originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 26 Oct 2017 10:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Kobe Steel falsified data on steel, aluminum, raises safety fears for cars, airplanes

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Everyone from Toyota to Boeing are investigating the affect on their products

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Kobe Steel falsified data on steel, aluminum, raises safety fears for cars, airplanes originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:40:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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EPA chief signing death warrant for Obama Clean Power Plan

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“Here’s the president’s message: The war on coal is over.”

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EPA chief signing death warrant for Obama Clean Power Plan originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Ford plans to kill cars in order to spend on trucks, SUVs and EVs

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Some Ford car nameplates will go away.

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Ford plans to kill cars in order to spend on trucks, SUVs and EVs originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:02:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Porsche ex-R&D chief reportedly arrested in Audi dieselgate probe

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He was also a board member, the first to be arrested in the VW cheating scandal

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Porsche ex-R&D chief reportedly arrested in Audi dieselgate probe originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 29 Sep 2017 08:25:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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