(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: Hispanic Heritage Month: Mexicantown Through Artist Eyes
The investigation was looking into possible anti-trust violations in a deal between Ford, Volkswagen, Honda, BMW and the state of California.READ MORE: United Airlines Facing Record $1.9 Million Fine For Extended Delays
Under the deal, the companies agree to increase their average fuel economy up to nearly 50 miles per gallon by 2026.MORE NEWS: Ford Recalls Mustang Mach-E For Windshield, Sunroof Issues
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