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John Cena with the 2017 Ford GT

Ford sues dealership that resold John Cena's GT

Legal drama seems to follow the Ford GT wherever it goes. The latest installment of drama comes from a well-known story involving John Cena, his GT, and the fact the actor and wrestler flipped the car within a no-sell window. Ford sued Cena last year, and the ordeal is still playing out in court... read more

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GM sued over potentially cheating diesel emission tests, but not by feds

The state of diesel-powered passenger vehicles has been precarious since Volkswagen's scandal broke nearly two years ago. Since then, other automakers have been accused of... read more May 26, 2017 by


 
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US government prepares lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler over diesel emissions

Talks appear to be breaking down between the U.S. government and Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles over the automaker's alleged use of emission defeat devices. Now, according to... read more May 18, 2017 by


 
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2016 Mustang Shelby GT350 owners suing Ford, say 'track-ready' cars overheat too quickly

Owners of some 2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustangs have filed a lawsuit against Ford Motor Company [NYSE: F] and claim their cars, which are marketed as "track ready," overheat... read more March 24, 2017 by


 
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Tesla's Appeal Lawsuit Against The BBC Dismissed

Tesla, it seems, can’t catch a break in the media in 2013. First, The New York Times published a less-than-stellar review of the Model S, criticizing the car’s... read more March 6, 2013 by


 
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Tesla Wins Minor Victory Against Massachusetts Dealers

You might think it's no big deal for a carmaker to sell its cars directly to the public, but you'd be wrong. In fact, for dealers, it's a very big deal. For Tesla, it has... read more January 4, 2013 by


 
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Toyota Takes $1.1 Billion Hit In Unintended Acceleration Settlement

Toyota waited until boxing day to announce it had reached a tentative settlement in an ongoing class-action lawsuit representing owners claiming they were negatively impacted... read more December 27, 2012 by


 
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Jenna Jameson Faces Lawsuit Over Leased Maserati Quattroporte: Report

Former adult film star Jenna Jameson is reportedly facing a lawsuit from a luxury car hire firm over claims she has stopped making payments on a car she leased and is yet to... read more July 5, 2012 by


 
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Senate Passes Bill Requiring Implementation Of Vehicle Data Recorders

If the House of Representatives approves a bill already passed by the Senate (or one very similar), this much is a given: by the 2015 model year, event data recorders will be... read more May 14, 2012 by


 
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Tesla Loses Major Part Of Its "Top Gear" Lawsuit

As first covered on our sister site GreenCarReports, a British high court ruled against Tesla this week in its libel lawsuit against the BBC and its 'Top Gear' program... read more October 19, 2011 by


 
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Ford Hit With Patent Infringement Lawsuit Relating To SYNC

When it comes to SYNC and MyFord Touch, this hasn’t been a good year for Ford. The voice-and-touch-screen driver interface has been criticized by consumers, resulting... read more July 6, 2011 by


 
2010 Toyota Yaris

Quiet Engine, High Tech Key Blamed In Carbon Monoxide Deaths

Carbon monoxide has occasionally been described as a silent killer, and the recent deaths of a New York man and a woman in Florida prove the phrase still runs true in modern... read more June 23, 2011 by


 
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk Calls Top Gear “Completely Phony”

In the ongoing battle between Tesla and Top Gear, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, has finally spoken, comparing the BBC’s popular automotive television program to a Milli... read more April 7, 2011 by


 
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Top Gear Responds To Tesla Lawsuit

Following last week’s shock announcement that Tesla is suing BBC’s Top Gear for libel and malicious falsehood stemming from a review of its all-electric Roadster... read more April 4, 2011 by


 
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Breaking: Tesla Sues BBC's Top Gear For Libel And Malicious Falsehood

Tesla is no stranger to lawsuits, having been on both the receiving end and acting as instigator in several nasty cases in the recent past. The Californian electric car... read more March 30, 2011 by


 
2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS

GM Sues Car Hauler Over 1,700 'Hostage' Vehicles

We've all seen the trucks, loaded with brand-new, plastic-wrapped cars headed to showrooms, but have you ever wondered who actually moves those car around? Turns out for GM... read more March 25, 2011 by


 
 

 
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