Chevy dealership in Missouri sues customer over disputed repair bill

5:49 pm U.S. ET | April 10, 2014
Jim Butler Chevrolet in suburban St. Louis is suing a customer who took issue with the repair bill for his Chevrolet Malibu, and is seeking $25,000 in damages. Dwayne Cooney took his vehicle to the dealership for service after hours on Jan. 31 because the key fob wouldn't work, the tire pressure monitor light remained on and an airbag warning light had illuminated.... Read More »


Ford dealership loses Super Bowl bet, pays out $300,000 to customers

11:48 am U.S. ET | Feb. 11, 2014
How does that saying about casinos go again -- the house always wins? In the case of a Missouri Ford dealership, the house bet on the Super Bowl, and lost, to the tune of $300,000.... Read More »


States accelerate efforts to recruit suppliers, automakers

9:09 am U.S. ET | Aug. 13, 2013
With auto sales running at their fastest pace since 2007, the car business is booming in the United States and states' economic-development officials know that now, more than ever, is the time to argue that their location, workforce and community support will make a good marriage with automakers or their suppliers.... Read More »


Ex-Ford dealership controller indicted

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 15, 2013
A federal grand jury in Springfield, Mo., has indicted the former controller of a Ford dealership on wire fraud charges.... Read More »


Ford to add 2,000 jobs, raise F-150 capacity at Kansas City plant

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 2, 2013
Ford plans to hire an additional 2,000 workers at its Kansas City Assembly Plant to meet increased demand for F-150 pickups and for the upcoming production of the new Transit family of commercial vehicles.... Read More »


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Mike Shaw Toyota in Corpus Christi, Texas, struggled to find good used cars. So it started providing free appraisals to service customers and offered to buy their vehicles on the spot. Mon., April 14
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