U.S. lawmakers seek details from EPA on mpg rule changesApril 30
Two Democratic lawmakers asked EPA chief Scott Pruitt for documents related to proposed changes to vehicle fuel emission standards and California's authority to set its own measures, and accused him of misleading Congress of the agency's plans.
California said to be preparing to retaliate if Trump cuts emissions rulesMarch 27
As the Trump administration begins to dismantle Barack Obama's ambitious auto efficiency regulations, California is said to be poised to retaliate by doing something that automakers have feared: de-coupling the state's rules with those set in Washington.
NAFTA talks soured, hamstrung by Trump steel trade war threatsMarch 2
President Donald Trump's threats to unleash a trade war over steel crushed any hopes of substantial progress in talks to rework NAFTA, pitching negotiators into a political maelstrom and heightening fears for the trade deal's future.
With new tax code, dealers urged to waitFeb. 5
Tax reform: More money, more car sales?Feb. 3
Willow Run now magnet for industryJan. 8
Willow Run, on the outskirts of Detroit, turned out Chevrolets, Kaisers, transmissions and even B-24 Liberators before being abandoned. Now, the site could pull future-generation auto industry development back to Michigan.