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The Tesla Model 3.

Cheap gas and weaker US rules for fuel economy aren’t going to help Tesla sell more electric cars

The company could manage one of those developments, but having two occur at the same time could be challenging.
The 2019 Tesla Model 3 during the side-impact crash test.

Trump rolled back fuel-economy standards in the US this week to make vehicles ‘substantially safer,’ but his claims about car safety don&#...

Trump has said efficient cars are made out of "papier-mâché," hindering them in crashes. That's incorrect, like many of his claims about crash safety.
U.S. President Donald Trump reacts as he sits on a truck while he welcomes truckers and CEOs to attend a meeting regarding healthcare at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 23, 2017.

California and 22 other states are suing the Trump administration over auto-emissions rules

A group of 23 states on Friday sued to undo the determination that federal law bars California from setting tailpipe emission standards.
GM CEO Mary Barra and President Donald Trump.

Trump’s battle with automakers over California’s emissions standards is completely pointless

This battle isn't about who will win, because all the automakers can do is lose — instead it's about Trump's addiction to political theater.

An MIT startup made a simple device that turns filthy car exhaust into beautiful ink

The founders of Graviky Labs claim every 30 mL of their water-resistant inks "negate 45 minutes worth of pollution."

Volkswagen may be prepping a massive buyback of some of its dirty diesel cars in the US

The US Environmental Protection Agency and Volkswagen are still trying to figure out the best way forward.

Eight US states want to ban cars that run on gasoline only by 2050

They want more hybrid and electric cars on the road, but progress has been a bit slow.