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Trump to award Roger Penske Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Trump praised Roger Penske's racing achievements. Last month, Penske became the most decorated racing owner. ... Read More »

Supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla faces possible strike Friday

Nearly 2,000 UAW hourly workers at a Faurecia plant in Saline, Mich., are prepared to strike at 12:01 a.m. Friday as contract talks continue into the night. The plant supplies plastic interior parts to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford Motor Co. and Tesla Inc., the...

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U.S. lawmakers spar over Trump plan to freeze mpg rules

The congressional hearing comes as the administration prepares to finalize a dramatic rewrite of fuel efficiency standards through 2026 and strip California of the right to set its own vehicle emissions rules. ... Read More »

Black Book Launches Anti-Powerbooking Solution

Black Book has unveiled Asset Verification Tool, a proprietary VIN-level identifier designed help auto finance sources reduce the risk of fraud at loan origination. ... Read More »

JD Power: Initial Quality Stalls After 4 Years of Acceleration

Genesis, Kia, and Hyundai lead J.D. Power’s Initial Quality rankings for the second straight year, but new-vehicle quality scores are flat overall, driven by a decline among 18 of 31 major U.S. brands. ... Read More »

Vision Adds Reahard F&I Product Videos

Vision Dealer Solutions has added product videos produced by Reahard & Associates to its proprietary VisionTouch F&I menu. ... Read More »

Make Every Minute Count in F&I

F&I director offers four tips you can use to start your day with a bang and maintain a level of urgency that will fuel your presentations and make your time between customers more productive. ... Read More »

FTC Submits Comment Urging Modification of Southern District of Florida Local Rule

The Federal Trade Commission submitted a comment to an ad hoc committee of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida advocating for the modification of a local rule amendment that has impaired the FTC’s ability to monitor order compliance...

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At FTC’s Request, Court Imposes Permanent Direct Mail Marketing Ban and $8.9 Million Judgment on Operators of Newspaper Subscription Scheme

The operators of a deceptive newspaper subscription scheme are permanently banned from the direct mail marketing business under a federal court order obtained by the Federal Trade Commission.Following a five-week trial, the U.S. District Court for the District...

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Renault has no plans to reduce Nissan stake to revive FCA deal, CEO says

Renault is not considering cutting its stake in alliance partner Nissan to revive a deal with Fiat Chrysler, the French automaker's CEO said. ... Read More »