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Five States Sue Trump Administration For Delayed Gas-Guzzler Penalties

Five U.S. states have sued the federal government over delayed gas-guzzler penalties for automakers who fail to meet fuel-economy standard...

Environmentalists Call For CAFE Rules Not To Be Changed

Many environmentalists are pleading with President Donald Trump not to roll back fuel economy rules for vehicles put in place by President...

GM CEO Mary Barra Parts With Trump Administration As Advisory Forum Disbands

General Motors CEO Mary Barra won't be advising Donald Trump any longer – at least not as a member of the President's Strategic an...

Government Asking The Public For Comments On Loosening MPG Rules

The U.S. Government is asking for public participation in its ongoing review of vehicle fuel-efficiency standards enforced by the Obama ad...

U.S. Cars Need To Get Better In Order To Succeed In South Korea

Auto imports from the United States will have to become more appealing in their design, more affordable or fuel-efficient in order to benef...

EU-Japan Free Trade Agreement To End 10% Import Duty On Japanese Cars

The European Union and Japan set aside their differences and reached a preliminary political agreement, paving the way for a free-trade agr...

BMW’s Spartanburg Factory Becomes The Brand’s Largest Production Location

BMW had more to announce today than just the all-new X3 , as their Spartanburg plant in South Carolina has officially became the company’s ...

Trump Administration Doesn't Lash Out At Ford For Shifting Focus Production To China

President Trump has been an outspoken critic of companies that outsource jobs to Mexico and Ford has been one of his more frequent targets...

Thirteen U.S. States Challenge Trump's Fuel Efficiency Changes

New York State's Attorney General has joined forces with top law enforcement officials from 12 other U.S. states in a bid to quash Pres...

German Carmakers Fear For Their Competitiveness After USA’s Paris Exit

German auto industry lobby group VDA said that Europe needs to revisit its environmental standards in order to remain competitive after USA...

Elon Musk Leaves Trump Advisory Councils After Paris Exit

Elon Musk has made good with his promise to leave President’s Trump’s advisory councils following the U.S.’s withdrawal from the Paris Agr...

Elon Musk Threatens To Quit White House Council If Trump Drops Paris Climate Agreement

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk threatened to quit from Donald Trump’s advisory councils if the President of the United States will withdraw fro...

Donald Trump Vows To Stop German Car Sales In The U.S.

President Donald Trump has expanded his focus on the automotive industry beyond U.S. and Japanese carmakers, and now appears to be target...

China’s Great Wall Will Build Factory In North America But Policy Remains An Issue

Chinese car manufacturer Great Wall is planning to build a factory in either Mexico or the United States, with the uncertain policy environ...

Trump's Transportation Secretary Wrongly Says Level 2 Autonomous Cars Don't Need Drivers

Donald Trump-appointed U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has made an embarrassing blunder during an interview with Fox Business abo...

Trump Considering Executive Order To Withdraw From NAFTA

President Donald Trump could sign an executive order withdrawing the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement in a move ...

Ford And GM Have Little Interest In Japan Despite Trump Talk

President Trump may want more American cars sold in Japan but it’s not just the locals who are resistant , Ford and General Motors have lit...

China's Trumpchi Expected To Change Name Before U.S. Launch

Chinese automaker GAC Motor has hinted that it could change the name of its Trumpchi flagship brand when it launches in the United States....

Trump's Border Tax Initiative Might Be Hitting A Slump

It looks as though the Trump administration has had bigger fish to fry lately, which might place specific trade barriers off the front bur...

Volvo Fears Impact From Possible U.S. Import Tax

Volvo could suffer a significant blow if U.S. starts imposing tariffs on imported cars, despite their new planned factory in South Carolina...