U.S. chamber warns Trump of political pain over NAFTA's demiseNov. 17
The lead negotiators for the three NAFTA countries joined the latest round of talks as the Chamber of Commerce warned that an American pullout would hit hardest some key swing states that President Trump captured on his road to office.
U.S. rejects Ford, Mazda petitions to delay recall of Takata airbagsNov. 17
NHTSA turned down a petition by Ford and Mazda to delay -- for additional testing -- the recall of about 3 million vehicles with potentially defective airbag inflators made by Takata.
Nissan will send U.S.-built Titans to ChinaNov. 17
Nissan will ship the U.S.-built Titan pickup to China as the company and its Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance explore more commercial opportunities around the world.
NAFTA bargainers zero in on light-vehicle content rulesNov. 16
NAFTA negotiators are set to give the most attention to rules for regional content, including light vehicles, in the latest round of trade talks, according to an agenda obtained by Bloomberg.
U.S. probes 415,000 VW vehicles for airbag problemsNov. 17
NHTSA opened an investigation into potential airbag failures in 415,000 Volkswagen vehicles after the company issued a recall for the same issue in 2015.
Nissan cites staff shortage for improper plant testsNov. 17
Nissan blamed a lack of trained staff for improper inspections at Japan factories and will increase the number of inspectors to improve compliance.
Canada open to Mexico's 5-year NAFTA review proposalNov. 16
Canada is open to a Mexican proposal to review NAFTA every five years instead of terminating the deal automatically if it is not renegotiated, as the United States has demanded.
Linamar exposed, Magna not so much, to U.S. NAFTA auto threatNov. 16
A U.S. proposal that half of all parts and vehicles that cross borders under NAFTA be made in America could affect Canadian parts makers to varying degrees.
EU to fine seat belt, airbag cartel, report saysNov. 16
The EU is set to fine a group of car seat belt and airbag makers in the coming weeks, Reuters reported, in the latest regulatory crackdown on price fixing in the sector.
AutoNews Now: Cordray to step down from CFPBNov. 15
Cordray to step down from CFPB; GM plans new EV platform, lower-cost batteries; Lincoln, Benz, Buick win in sales satisfaction; Hyundai light-truck blitz; Hard road for Tesla semi?
U.S. House members oppose Trump administration auto trade rules proposalNov. 15
A bipartisan group of more than 70 House members urged the Trump administration not to boost current production requirements on vehicle content for autos produced in the region under NAFTA
First Shift: China's BYD plans Canada truck plantNov. 15
China's BYD plans Canada truck plant; NAFTA talks resume; VW on defense after execs' offices raided; Tesla responds to bias claims; Buick-GMC marketing plan: Stick with what works.