(CBS DETROIT) – The Justice Department is dropping an anti-trust investigation into four different automakers.
Ford Motor Company confirmed the news last Friday.READ MORE: The Detroit Demolition Department Awarding Contracts To Detroit-Based Black Owned Businesses
The investigation was looking into possible anti-trust violations in a deal between Ford, Volkswagen, Honda, BMW and the state of California.READ MORE: Fund Pays Back Tax Debt Of 1,600 Detroit Homeowners
Under the deal, the companies agree to increase their average fuel economy up to nearly 50 miles per gallon by 2026.MORE NEWS: Detroit Man Charged In Connection With Son's Fatal Shooting
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