U.S. starts criminal investigation into Ford emissions certification

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The U.S. Justice Department has started a criminal investigation into Ford Motor’s emissions certification process in the country, the automaker revealed on Friday, saying it was working with the probe and still carrying out its own internal review. Ford stated the Justice Department had informed it earlier this month of the criminal investigation, which made […]

GM, Ford and Toyota join to advance self-driving innovation

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Three major automakers stated on Wednesday they were establishing a consortium to help draw up safety standards for self-driving vehicles that could eventually help forming regulations in the United States. General Motors, Ford Motor and Toyota Motor stated they were joining forces with automotive engineering group SAE International to form autonomous vehicle “safety guiding principles […]

Ford’s China JV ends some contracts with job agencies as sales declines

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Ford Motor’s joint venture with China Changan Automobile Group has taken decision not to renew its contract with some agencies providing it with workers, as automakers are having hard time to cope with declining sales in China. The New York Times reported previously that the Ford-Changan joint venture has “quietly begun” removing thousands of its […]