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Hummer could be part of GM's move into EV trucks, SUVs, report says

The so-called BT1 electric truck/SUV program is the centerpiece of a planned $3 billion investment in the Detroit-Hamtramck plant to make electric trucks and vans, and part of a broader $7.7 billion investment in GM's U.S. plants over the next four years.

U.S. Supreme Court takes up challenge to consumer protection agency

The justices said they will hear an appeal from Seila Law, a law firm being investigated by the CFPB over its sales pitches to indebted consumers. The firm is trying to derail the probe by arguing that the bureau was set up in violation of the constitutional separation of powers.

Hyundai U.S. marketing chief Dean Evans to depart

Evans, responsible for a series of aggressive initiatives, will pursue a new business opportunity, the company said Friday. COO Brian Smith will fill in on an interim basis.

GM strike dings supplier Nemak in Q3

In addition to its lost production, Nemak said the strike could ultimately cost the company $8 million to $12 million.

Gentex Q3 net income up slightly, full-year revenue outlook cut

The supplier estimates lost sales from the ongoing GM strike to be $7 million to $8 million per week.