Volvo plans to add in-car driver-monitoring cameras to new vehicles in efforts to stop distracted driving. The cameras will be added on new vehicles using Volvo's SPA2 platform starting in the early 2020s.
GM approved DriveCRASH as a diagnostic scan tool that can provide full OEM coverage, including read/clear diagnostic trouble codes (DTC), data PIDs, special functions/output controls and SPS reprogramming.
Ford executives vocalized plans to increase production of the Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator at their Kentucky Truck plant in Louisville by 20 percent to fit consumer demand for larger, more comfortable vehicles.
The former head of the United Auto Workers’ (UAW) unit representing workers at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV department was charged by federal prosecutors in Detroit with conspiracy to violate the Labor Management Relations Act, becoming the highest-ranked union official yet caught up in the investigation.