Mexico auto group rejects U.S. proposal on NAFTA rules of originOct. 19
The Mexican Auto Industry Association rejected U.S. proposals to increase North American content for light vehicles produced in the region and require, under a new NAFTA deal, that half of all content come from the United States.
GM to settle state ignition-switch litigation claims for $120 millionOct. 19
IIHS beefs up crash testing for top pick designationOct. 19
Ford says recall of F-150, Super Duty pickups to cost $267 million in Q4Oct. 18
NAFTA talks take acrimonious turnOct. 17
Efforts to renegotiate NAFTA have bogged down over controversial U.S. proposals, with Canada and Mexico blaming the U.S. for trying to protect its market at the expense of the region's economy and the U.S. pointing the finger at its partners for unwillingness to correct a large trade imbalance.
Toyota recalls 310,000 Sienna minivans to fix shift lever problemOct. 18
Nissan used uncertified inspectors in Japan even after misconduct foundOct. 18
NAFTA trade ministers to square off over hard-line U.S. demandsOct. 17
The ministers leading NAFTA negotiations wrapped up the latest round of high-level talks after Canada and Mexico rejected what they see as hardline proposals by the U.S. The three countries agreed to extend talks to retool the trade pact into early 2018.