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TK Holdings Inc. headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich.
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AP News
December 04, 2019 - 6:59 pm
A new and distinct problem has been discovered in air bags made by the now bankrupt company Takata which has led to at least one death. Read more here.
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February 22, 2019 - 10:10 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Automakers Daimler and BMW say that trustworthy handling of personal data will be a key competitive advantage in their new joint venture that offers app-based services like free-floating car-sharing in big cities. The two competitors for luxury car customers said Friday...
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Volkswagen cars are pictured during a final quality control at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany.
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February 18, 2019 - 3:27 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union warned U.S. President Donald Trump Monday that the bloc will step back from a commitment to buy more American soybeans and liquid gas if European cars are hit with punitive tariffs. The U.S. Commerce Department is expected issue its guidance on whether auto...
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This June 25, 2017 file photo shows TK Holdings Inc. headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich.
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February 08, 2019 - 10:19 am
By Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — Subaru, Tesla, BMW, Volkswagen, Daimler Vans, Mercedes and Ferrari are recalling about 1.7 million vehicles to replace potentially deadly air bag inflators made by Takata Corp. of Japan. The inflators can hurl shrapnel into drivers and passengers. At...
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In this Aug. 1, 2017 file photo the brand logo of German car maker BMW is photographed on a car in Berlin.
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October 23, 2018 - 10:17 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Automaker BMW says it is expanding a recall to cover 1.6 million vehicles worldwide due to possible fluid leaks that could result in a fire. BMW said Tuesday that in some diesel vehicles coolant could leak from the exhaust gas recirculation module, part of the emissions...
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Children were found working alongside adults at cobalt operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
CNN
May 01, 2018 - 10:03 am
By Alanna Petroff (CNN Money) -- Car and tech companies are scrambling for supplies of cobalt, a mineral they need to power electric vehicles and smartphones. But they have a problem: Much of the cobalt used in lithium-ion batteries comes from a country where children work in mines. A CNN...
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