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RoadVantage Completes Second Annual SSAE 16 Type II Audit

AUSTIN, Texas — RoadVantage has successfully completed its second annual SSAE 16 (SOC 1) Type II audit, ensuring the company’s controls and procedures continue to conform to industry standards for best practices, according to a company announcement.“We...

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U.S. underestimates cost of fuel and CO2 goals, automakers say

U.S. regulators have underestimated the cost and difficulty of achieving their vehicle fuel-economy and greenhouse-gas targets for 2025 and are giving California too much power to shape the country's policies on those issues, an automaker group said. ... Read More »

Former Nissan Dealer to Pay $101,986 for Deceptive Practices

ALBANY, N.Y. — Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is at it again. This time, his office reached settlement with the previous owner of Saratoga Springs Nissan LLC. As part of the agreement, the former dealer will pay $101,986 in restitution to 119 consumers...

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Automakers rank high on annual ad-spending list

The Detroit 3 held their top-10 rankings unchanged on Advertising Age's list of the 200 Leading National Advertisers for 2015. Most other automakers slipped, as companies such as Amazon, Expedia and Merck climbed. ... Read More »

96.7% of Jeeps Built in U.S., Experian Reports

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. — An Experian analysis found that out of all auto brands that sell in the U.S., Jeep had the highest percentage of vehicles built domestically. According to the analysis, 96.7% of Jeeps on U.S. roads were assembled in the country.In honor...

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UAW members unanimously ratify contract with supplier Sakthi

UAW workers at aluminum castings supplier Sakthi Automotive Group unanimously agreed to their first collectively bargained contract. ... Read More »

FTC Requires Ball Corporation to Divest Eight Aluminum Can Plants to Ardagh as a Condition of Acquiring Rexam

Divestiture will Preserve Competition for Customers of Aluminum Beverage Cans Ball Corporation has agreed to sell to Ardagh Group S.A. eight U.S. aluminum can plants and associated assets in order to settle FTC charges that its proposed acquisition of Rexam PLC...

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Volkswagen to Spend up to $14.7 Billion to Settle Allegations of Cheating Emissions Tests and Deceiving Customers on 2.0 Liter Diesel Vehicles

Settlements Require VW to Spend up to $10 Billion to Buyback, Terminate Leases, or Modify Affected 2.0 Liter Vehicles and Compensate Consumers, and Spend $4.7 Billion to Mitigate Pollution and Make Investments that Support Zero-Emission Vehicle Technology In two...

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Lincoln to provide free pickup, delivery for service vehicles

Lincoln, in a bid to stand out among larger luxury brands, will provide free pickup and delivery of service vehicles to new owners starting with 2017 models. ... Read More »

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In a new campaign, Ford is touting 10 reasons that the F-150 is superior to its competitors. ... Read More »