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Hyundai and Kia Slapped with Penalties for Overstating Fuel Efficiencies

Hyundai Elantra

Fuel Economy Under the Spotlight

When does a spot of data massaging become a breach of law? It’s a question South Korean auto manufacturers, Hyundai and Kia will be ruminating over for some time to come after agreeing to penalties worth an estimated $350m for inflating fuel economy claims on 1.2m vehicles.

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Manufacturing Data Indicate Growing Strength of U.S. Economy

Upbeat manufacturing data should let business owners start their week bright-eyed and cheery without the usual caffeine. After a slow start to 2014, with GDP growth estimates near a 1% annual rate, current U.S. manufacturing data indicate the economy is getting back on its feet.
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