GM cutbacks complicate passage of trade pactDec. 10
November numbers reflect surprisingly good sales yearDec. 10
Heading into 2018, U.S. auto sales appeared headed for a second-straight annual decline. But it hasn't played out as expected: Sales have remained steady even as incentives were disciplined and prices rose further.
In California, self-driving tests, crashes are on the riseDec. 10
With three weeks left in 2018, California already has had a record year for the number of manufacturers permitted to test autonomous vehicles, the number of those vehicles permitted on the road and the number of crashes involving those vehicles.
Barra gets earful from Mich. congressional delegation over GM restructuring planDec. 6
Trump may extend truce with China; adviser backtracks on auto tariff tweetDec. 4
Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he could extend a 90-day truce in his trade war with China, while his top White House economic adviser backtracked from the president's announcement that Beijing had agreed to reduce tariffs on U.S.-made cars.
Barra to meet with Ohio senators to discuss GM cutbacksDec. 3
Tesla on Autopilot drove 7 miles with sleeping drunken driver, police sayDec. 3
GM may keep cashing in Michigan tax credits after cuts, closuresDec. 3
GM may be able to continue claiming its maximum amount of tax credits from the state of Michigan even after the automaker sheds 8,100 salaried jobs in North America and possibly closes its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly and Warren transmission plants.
Self-driving wonder meets Michigan weatherNov. 30
Even a little crummy weather might pose big problems for self-driving systems. New research from Michigan State University suggests light rain and drizzle can confound the algorithms that autonomous systems use to detect pedestrians, bicyclists and other road users.