Ford stamping plant worker fatally shoots himselfOct. 20
Daimler plans $1B investment in Ala. to build EQ electric utility vehiclesSept. 21
Daimler AG is investing an additional $1 billion in its U.S. factory in Vance, Ala., expanding the 20-year-old site to build fully electric utility vehicles under its EQ subbrand along with their battery packs.
Mexico auto group rejects U.S. proposal on NAFTA rules of originOct. 19
Aston Martin moves beyond sports cars to Miami real estateOct. 20
Aston Martin is pushing into U.S. real estate for the first time in an effort to establish a broader luxury brand. The automaker is building a 66-story apartment tower in downtown Miami that will feature 391 condominiums with prices ranging from $600,000 to $50 million.
GM to settle state ignition-switch litigation claims for $120 millionOct. 19
Magna to produce electric-drive powertrain with China's Huayu AutomotiveOct. 18
NAFTA trade ministers to square off over hard-line U.S. demandsOct. 17
The ministers leading NAFTA negotiations wrapped up the latest round of high-level talks after Canada and Mexico rejected what they see as hardline proposals by the U.S. The three countries agreed to extend talks to retool the trade pact into early 2018.
Hyundai borrows from 2009 marketing playbookOct. 16
Hyundai Motor America CMO Dean Evans predicts that with new vehicles luring first-time Hyundai shoppers and the Shopper Assurance program promoting loyalty, Hyundai could post a 10 percent sales gain over 2017.