Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers
Study warns of higher consumer prices, job losses under current mpg rulesThu, 09, Mar 2017
Automakers urge new EPA chief to withdraw Obama CO2 rulesTue, 21, Feb 2017
A trade association representing GM, Toyota, Volkswagen and nine other automakers on Tuesday asked new EPA's new chief to withdraw an Obama administration decision to lock in vehicle emission rules through 2025.
Automakers press Trump to review 2025 mpg targetsSun, 12, Feb 2017
The chief executives of 18 major automakers and their U.S. arms are urging President Trump to revisit a decision by the Obama administration to lock in light-vehicle fuel efficiency rules through 2025. In a letter sent late Friday, the companies warned thousands of U.S. jobs could be at risk if the 54.5 mpg target is not revisited.
Alliance moves to block EPA from finalizing mpg rulesMon, 05, Dec 2016
The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers late Monday urged congressional negotiators to include language in a short-term budget resolution that would bar the Obama administration from finalizing mpg rules before it leaves office next month. The EPA under law had to decide by April 2018 whether to modify the 2022-2025 model year vehicle emission rules requiring average fleet-wide efficiency of more than 50 miles per gallon.
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.
What the auto world is saying about new U.S. policy on self-driving carsTue, 20, Sep 2016
Mercedes says it's ready for transformative eraSat, 25, Jun 2016
Talking Cadillac on collision course with Silicon ValleyMon, 20, Jun 2016
General Motors is rolling out a sedan laden with gadgets that track other cars on the road and can automatically brake to avoid collisions, fulfilling a safety vision decades in the making. Yet the 2017 Cadillac CTS arrives to skepticism in Washington, where Detroit's dream of cars talking to cars is running into Silicon Valley's wireless aspirations.
Cadillac CT6's e-mirror receives NHTSA blessingTue, 23, Feb 2016
When the Cadillac CT6 goes on sale in March, GM won't have to worry about regulatory blowback from one of its most eye-catching features: a rear-view mirror that doubles as an electronic rear-view display.
Wiping out U.S.-EU rules disparities would yield big savingsSat, 25, Jul 2015
Automakers are pushing governments to streamline safety regulations in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership free-trade deal the U.S. and E.U. are negotiating. With the prospect of new regulations on autonomous driving technologies, the industry views the talks as a critical opportunity to bring harmony to disparate rules.
Smart transportation coalition forms to promote tech to lawmakersTue, 14, Apr 2015
Trade groups representing automakers and tech giants like Google, Microsoft, Apple and Intel have formed a coalition to advocate for industry-friendly connected car and autonomous vehicle policies on Capitol Hill.
Automakers adopt protocols to handle, protect consumer data in connected car eraThu, 13, Nov 2014
Hoping to harness customer data to offer more services without eliciting an outcry over the misuse of personal information, major automakers today agreed to industry-wide principles to handle consumer data and safeguard individual privacy going forward.