The money would go mainly to compensate 482,000 car owners.
Organizers of August affair have bands, parade booked.
Jeep rises from 29th place to 18th, showing biggest gain in rankings.
Regards company's scandal involving cars rigged to cheat on diesel emissions tests.
Takata air bags have been subject of massive recall.
Case centers on German automaker's lone U.S. plant in Tennessee.
Takata inflators without chemical drying agent will no longer be used.
Company had recalled SUV that pinned actor, killing him.
Prosecutors: Disclosure obligation should have been fulfilled sooner.
WASHINGTON — Used-car dealers are never short on goofy sales gimmicks to attract customers. They’ve been known to give away free cars, ride on the back of an Orca, hire verbally challenged sports stars and - in the most desperate