Manufacturing

GM safety practices no longer under NHTSA oversight; meetings will continue

GM's safety practices are no longer under the oversight of federal regulators, but the automaker said it plans to keep meeting with them at least monthly about potential defects.

Front-end supplier HBPO adding two plants in Mexico

HBPO, which makes front-end modular systems, is expanding its North American presence by adding two new plants in Mexico.

UPDATED: 6/22/17 12:54 pm ET - adds Ford comment

Accuride agrees to acquire German wheel supplier

Automotive wheel and related parts supplier Accuride agreed to acquire German competitor Mefro Wheels in its second acquisition this quarter.

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