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Ford, Unifor reach tentative deal that includes $1.46B investment

The agreement, which still must be ratified by workers, calls for a $1.35 billion retooling for the automaker’s Oakville, Ontario, assembly plant to build electric vehicles, the union said. Unifor will bargain with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles next.
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EV startup WM Motor raises $1.5 billion

The funding will help WM further develop intelligent vehicle technologies and expand sales channels. Investors in the latest funding round include Shanghai's state-owned asset regulator's investment firms and SAIC Motor.
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CarMax to pay $119,440 for alleged Clean Water Act violations at Mo. store

The used-vehicle retailer agreed to pay the fine after "thousands of gallons of gasoline" were discharged into a nearby creek because of a corroded pipe, according to the EPA. CarMax said it immediately reported the accidental discharge and worked to quickly remediate the problem. 
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Rivian, other startups face ban from Mich. dealers in direct-sales fight

A bill introduced in the Michigan legislature would block any manufacturer other than Tesla from selling cars to customers without a dealer as an intermediary and from owning and operating service and repair facilities. It could come up for a vote as soon as Tuesday, according to a Rivian official.
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