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FILE - In this June 12, 2019, file photo General Motors employees work on the chassis line as they build the frame, power train and suspension onto the truck's body at the Flint Assembly Plant in Flint, Mich. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP, File)
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September 03, 2019 - 3:29 pm
Investors were dismayed by the news.
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United Auto Workers members walk off the job and picket at the Chrysler LLC world headquarters after the UAW and Chrysler LLC failed to reach a tentative contract agreement by an 11am UAW strike-imposed deadline October 10, 2007 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)
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September 03, 2019 - 9:20 am
Contracts with the automakers expire Sept. 14.
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FILE - This Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, file photo, shows the Volkswagen logo on an automobile at the 2019 Pittsburgh International Auto Show in Pittsburgh. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is making Volkswagen Group correct fuel economy labels for about 98,000 gasoline-powered vehicles from the 2013 through 2017 model years. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
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August 30, 2019 - 4:52 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is making Volkswagen Group correct fuel economy labels for about 98,000 gasoline-powered vehicles. The revisions of about one mile per gallon (0.4 kilometer per liter) cover VWs as well as affiliated brands Audi, Porsche and Bentley. All are...
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 2014 Ford Focus
A 2014 Ford Focus sits for sale at Bill Brown Ford Dealership on September 6, 2013 in Livonia, Michigan. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
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August 30, 2019 - 9:19 am
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 550,000 trucks and SUVs in North America because seat backs may not properly restrain people in a crash. The recall covers certain 2018 through 2020 F-150 pickups, 2019 and 2020 Super Duty trucks, 2018 and 2019 Explorer SUVs, and 2019 and 2020 Expedition...
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Jeff Gilbert
August 30, 2019 - 6:00 am
A federal investigation into the UAW could mean a lot of surprises.
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August 29, 2019 - 7:30 am
Two people are killed every day in the U.S. by drivers who don't stop for the signals.
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FBI getty images
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August 28, 2019 - 1:15 pm
Nine people have already been indicted in an ongoing federal probe.
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FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2016 file photo, Toyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda, left, speaks with Suzuki Motor Corp. Chairman Osamu Suzuki during a news conference in Tokyo. Japan's top automaker, Toyota, and smaller rival Suzuki announced Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, they are partnering in the development of self-driving car technology, as manufacturers around the world grapple with innovations in the industry.(Shigeyuki Inakuma/Kyodo News via AP, File)
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August 28, 2019 - 5:16 am
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's top automaker, Toyota, and smaller rival Suzuki are partnering in the development of self-driving car technology, as manufacturers around the world grapple with innovations in the industry. Under the deal, announced Wednesday, Toyota will take a 4.9% stake in Suzuki Motor Corp...
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Volkswagen logo
The Volkswagen logo is displayed on a Volkswagen Golf car at the Volkswagen factory on March 8, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
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August 23, 2019 - 10:13 am
No Volkswagen SUVs are involved in this recall.
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August 21, 2019 - 10:21 am
The issue could increase the risk of a crash.
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