GM plans to announce $1 billion in U.S. investments, creating 1,000 jobsMon, 16, Jan 2017
General Motors, days after being called out by President-elect Donald Trump for expanding operations in Mexico, plans to announce U.S. investments totaling at least $1 billion that would create more than 1,000 jobs, two people with knowledge of the plan said late Monday.
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.
Toyota's line into Trump: Mike PenceSun, 15, Jan 2017
Trump team signals auto border tax also could hit CanadaFri, 13, Jan 2017
The Trump administration is signaling Canada could face the same retaliatory trade measures as Mexico, in what would be an even bigger disruption to automakers such as Toyota and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
Toyota's Lentz: Tariff would depress industryMon, 16, Jan 2017
VW dropped from U.S. trusted-cargo program over emissions cheatingThu, 12, Jan 2017
Toyota plans to invest $10 billion in U.S. over five yearsMon, 09, Jan 2017
Toyota plans to invest $10 billion in the U.S. over the next five years, the same as in the previous five years, North America CEO Jim Lentz said on Monday, to meet demand and upgrade plants to build more fuel-efficient models.
Trump praises Ford, Fiat for U.S. investmentsMon, 09, Jan 2017
Trump attacks on Mexico plants set ominous toneMon, 09, Jan 2017
President-elect Donald Trump's barbs against GM and Toyota herald an era in which no company in today's highly globalized auto industry is safe from at least the rhetorical arrows of the incoming president.
Ford's Mexico move is about production efficiencySun, 08, Jan 2017
On the surface, Ford Motor Co.'s decision to scrap a $1.6 billion Mexican plant and invest $700 million in Michigan is a public relations victory. But in reality, the decision has more to do with good business practices.
As Trump targets Toyota over Mexico, Nissan faces bigger riskFri, 06, Jan 2017
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has threatened Toyota over its Mexican-built cars, but the biggest risk from a punitive tariff would be for its compatriot Nissan, the largest automaker operating in the country.
Toyota defended by Japan after Trump broadside over Mexican plantFri, 06, Jan 2017
The Japanese government defended Toyota on Friday as an "important corporate citizen" of the U.S., after President-elect Donald Trump singled out the automaker and threatened to slap punitive tariffs on its Mexico-built cars.