UAW sets up organizing committee at Tesla's Fremont factory.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in partnership with Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) concluded a five month pilot test of cargo pre-inspection that may speed border procedures for NA auto and auto parts producers. The truck cargo pre-inspection pilot began on June 18, 2013 at the Pacific Highway crossing adjacent to Surrey, British Columbia (BC).
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The 3-year-old Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the U.S. Department of Justice last week announced a $98 million settlement with Ally Financial Inc. to resolve claims that Ally's method of compensating dealers had resulted in loans with higher interest rates for minority buyers.
Auto lender Ally Financial Inc. has agreed to pay $98 million to resolve claims that its manner of paying dealers for arranging contracts led minority car buyers into car loans with higher interest rates.
General Motors global product chief Mary Barra has been named the new CEO.
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