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Bureau releases Complaint snapshot: 50 state report

This edition of our 50 state report provides data on U.S.- and state-level complaints. ... Read More »

Ford Ranger won’t cannibalize F-150 sales, Joe Hinrichs says

As F-150 prices continue to climb, the automaker's head of global operations says "there's room now" for a less expensive midsize pickup in Ford's lineup. ... Read More »

Ford’s Hinrichs says Trump tariffs make U.S. steel costliest in the world

A top Ford executive is escalating its criticism of the Trump administration's metals tariffs that the company has already said took a $1 billion bite out of profit. ... Read More »

Dealertrack Expands Hyundai/Kia Partnership

NORTH HILLS, N.Y. — Dealertrack announced the expansion of its partnership with Hyundai Motor Finance and Kia Motors Finance, making Dealertrack Contracting available in 39 states, including Texas, California, New York, Florida, and Arizona.Currently, Dealertrack’s...

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Ford will place next self-driving fleet in Washington, D.C.

Ford next year plans to begin testing its autonomous-driving technology in the nation's capital, in anticipation of a commercial launch in 2021 that's centered on both passenger service and package deliveries, multiple sources told Automotive News. ... Read More »

Cox: Mobility Will Reduce Dealership Count

ATLANTA — Auto dealers and consumers are more closely aligned on the future of mobility than many industry experts might imagine with both expecting significant reductions in personal vehicle ownership, according to new research from Cox Automotive.In fact,...

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Outsell Updates Marketing Automation Platform

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Outsell announced significant enhancements to its AI-driven marketing automation platform for the automotive industry. Billed as the first to bring AI-driven solutions to auto dealers, Outsell has added three new features intended to...

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Outsell Updates Marketing Automation Platform

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Outsell announced significant enhancements to its AI-driven marketing automation platform for the automotive industry. Billed as the first to bring AI-driven solutions to auto dealers, Outsell has added three new features intended to...

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FTC Requires International Industrial Gas Suppliers Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG to Divest Assets in Nine Industrial Gas Markets as a Condition of Merger

Divestiture buyers set to include Messer Group GmbH and Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. The Federal Trade Commission will require industrial gas suppliers Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG to divest assets in nine industrial gases product markets in numerous geographic markets...

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FTC Announces Kick-off of First Annual International Charity Fraud Awareness Week

Agency and partners to share wise giving tips for consumers and host social media event during week of October 22-26 The Federal Trade Commission, the National Association of State Charities Officials, and state charities regulators across the country are announcing...

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