2016 Chevy Malibu Hybrid, VW Lawsuit, Tesla Supercharger Congestion: Today's Car News


2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid

2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid

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Today, we drive the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid, the U.S. Justice Department sues Volkswagen over the carmaker's diesel-emissions cheating, and Tesla electric-car drivers experience congestion at the company's Supercharger DC fast-charging stations. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

Tesla Supercharger congestion got particularly bad at one California location during the recent holiday season. Will things get worse as Tesla expands production?

The European Parliament rejects proposed emissions rules that would have allowed new cars to emit up to twice the legal limits of pollutants.

The U.S. Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against Volkswagen over the company's diesel cheating. VW now faces the possibility of billions of dollars in penalties.

The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid uses essentially the same powertrain as the Volt, and that's made a big impact on fuel efficiency.

Automotive safety technology is rapidly changing, but does that mean car-safety ratings will change as well?

Finally, Volvo voice control for the Microsoft Band 2 smartwatch is one of numerous automotive tech features to come out of the ongoing 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

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