Mexico sales surge 23%, break Nov. recordFri, 02, Dec 2016
Trump to nominate Elaine Chao for transportation postTue, 29, Nov 2016
Jaguar Land Rover wants to build electric cars in the UKSat, 26, Nov 2016
Jaguar Land Rover wants to build electric cars in the UK in what would be a further boost to Britain's automotive sector after the Brexit vote. The automaker previewed its first EV, the I-Pace SUV, at the Los Angeles auto show this month. The I-Pace will be built by Magna Steyr in Austria.
U.S. transportation officials looking for driverless car proving groundsThu, 24, Nov 2016
The U.S. Department of Transportation launched a competition to identify proving grounds for the development of self-driving cars, and the new American Center for Mobility in Michigan could be a contender.
Blindsided by Trump tweet, UAW meets with Ford on Lincoln MKCFri, 18, Nov 2016
Ford CFO encouraged by 'change in tone' from Trump transition teamThu, 17, Nov 2016
Ford CFO Bob Shanks said a Donald Trump administration could bring “substantial change” to the automotive industry, but the automaker is encouraged by the transition team’s “change in the tone” from a rhetoric-filled campaign.
VW loses more European market share as effect of emissions scandal lingersThu, 17, Nov 2016
VW Group lost market share in Europe for the 14th straight month, data from a leading industry body showed today. Much of the decline has coincided with the automaker's emissions-cheating scandal that erupted in September 2015, giving competitors a chance to take advantage of the company's damaged image.
Ford won't change Mexico plans despite Trump tariff threat, Fields saysTue, 15, Nov 2016
Ford CEO Mark Fields said that a Trump administration's potential 35 percent tariff on vehicles imported from Mexico could have a “huge impact” on the U.S. economy, but the automaker has no plans to change its investments in Mexico.
Michigan signs deal with Chinese auto manufacturing hub for connected vehiclesTue, 15, Nov 2016
California maps go-it-alone path on emissions for Trump eraMon, 14, Nov 2016
BorgWarner sees EV, hybrid growth despite CAFE uncertaintyFri, 11, Nov 2016
Automakers reach out to Trump on regulation, seek review of fuel efficiency mandatesThu, 10, Nov 2016
Automakers are seizing on the infancy of President-elect Donald Trump's administration to mount a push to ease regulatory headaches faced under President Obama. The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers proposed that the new administration pause a key step in the ongoing midterm evaluation of fuel economy and greenhouse rules.