COMMENTARY: Michael Martinez
Primer for the new president, if only he would listen
If you ask Donald Trump, he just saved thousands of U.S. jobs that big, bad Ford Motor Co. was about to move from Louisville, Ky., to Mexico. To borrow a line from his recent debate performances: Wrong.
COMMENTARY: Jesse Snyder
Make America's roads great again
If the Trump administration launches a massive U.S. infrastructure program, the U.S. auto industry must ensure that our roads and bridges get their fair share of the funding.
Kia recalls 71,000 Sportages after 9 complaints of 'thermal events'
Kia Motors America is recalling 71,704 Kia Sportage crossovers in the U.S. because an electronic control unit can short circuit and lead to a fire. The affected crossovers are from the 2008 and 2009 model years and were assembled between Aug. 9, 2007, and May 13, 2009.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR
One way to solve emission problems
Tailpipe emissions are unwanted externalities. If you think about it, it is rather uncivilized to just pour out emissions. It is like littering, but much, much worse.
COMMENTARY: Keith Crain
Leaders need to know business
In the next couple of months, President-elect Trump will fill a great many jobs in the executive branch. It is difficult to say which of those positions matter most to the auto industry, but several come to mind.