NAFTA talks intensify; U.S. seen putting off key demand on autosSept. 23
One key issue is the U.S. desire to strengthen rules of origin for cars and light trucks, which dictate how much of a vehicle's components must originate from within North America to qualify for tax free status.
California sets demands for emissions talks with automakers, White HouseSept. 22
California may reopen discussions on its greenhouse gas limits for cars and trucks for 2025, so long as automakers and the Trump administration embrace significantly tougher targets the state is seeking for later years.
Consumers Union wants mpg ratings for heavy-duty pickupsSept. 22
U.S. to tackle 'challenging' issues in next round of NAFTA talksSept. 21
AutoNews Now: VW tries CEO bull sessions to engage workersSept. 22
U.S. study argues for tougher rules of origin under NAFTASept. 22
Seeking to bolster its case for tougher rules of origin under NAFTA, the Trump administration released a new study that shows U.S. value-added content is declining for manufactured goods imported from Mexico and Canada.
Uber stripped of license to operate in LondonSept. 22
Daimler, BYD plan new EVs for ChinaSept. 22
Fiat Chrysler recalls 50,000 Pacificas for seat belt issueSept. 21
China said to mull relaxing restrictions on foreign EV makersSept. 20
China may allow foreign automakers to set up wholly owned EV businesses in its free-trade zones, Bloomberg reported. A relaxation of the country's joint venture rule would give companies such as Tesla the opportunity to set up fully owned manufacturing operations in China.