BMW to push on with Mexico plant despite Trump tariff threatMon, 16, Jan 2017
BMW plans to finish construction of a $1 billion plant in Mexico undeterred by threats from President-elect Donald Trump that he will impose a 35 percent tariff on cars imported into the U.S. from its southern neighbor.
Canada overstated size of auto grant poolWed, 11, Jan 2017
Points for tweeter-in-chief to considerMon, 09, Jan 2017
U.S. automakers are competing against very tough rivals in an intense, complex, global market. And global trade itself is replete with unintended consequences. In the future, there are several points that Team Trump ought to consider.
Day of reckoning for auto productionMon, 26, Dec 2016
Automakers are on pace to build more new cars and light trucks in North America this year than ever before, but efforts to reduce bloated inventories could lead to North America's first production decline since the Great Recession in 2017.
Ford to idle Kansas City truck, van plant for a week in Jan.Tue, 20, Dec 2016
Ford plans to shutter its Kansas City Assembly Plant for the first week of 2017 as it tries to pare down its truck and van inventory. The automaker will take a week of downtime from Jan. 2 to Jan. 9, it confirmed today.