Toyota may halt U.S. imports of some models on Trump's tariffs
Toyota may stop importing some models into the U.S. if President Donald Trump raises vehicle tariffs, while other cars and trucks will get more expensive.
U.S. carmakers expected to warn of tariff pain when releasing Q2 results
When Detroit's automakers report earnings on Wednesday, they are likely to highlight escalating tariffs and use the opportunity to warn investors of far greater pain ahead should President Trump impose broader tariffs on vehicles and parts.
Gentex considers options for possible tariffs, foreign retaliation
Supplier Gentex is exploring how to avoid proposed U.S. tariffs on imported auto parts if they are enacted, plus likely retaliation on U.S. exports by other countries, especially China.
Kia, SiriusXM to continue partnership for another five years, companies say
Drivers of Kia Motors America vehicles will continue to get a three-month SiriusXM All Access subscription upon purchase for another five years.
Auto mileage rollback plan nearly ready, report says
The Trump administration is readying proposals to weaken Obama administration automotive fuel economy standards for release as early as next week, a person familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
Trump's financial regulator pick grilled at confirmation hearing
President Donald Trump's choice to lead the U.S. consumer watchdog survived aggressive questioning by lawmakers and looked on track to secure a confirmation vote.
VW CEO Diess wants to quicken margin improvements, report says
VW Group CEO Herbert Diess is pushing for faster margin improvements at the company's Porsche, Audi and VW brands, a German media report said.
EU, Canada, automakers blast Trump auto tariff plan
The Trump administration came under criticism from the EU, Canada and automakers as officials consider imposing tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported cars and parts.
Fiat Chrysler prepares for Magneti Marelli spinoff
Fiat Chrysler has kicked off its planned spinoff of parts maker Magneti Marelli which will be registered in the Netherlands and listed on the Milan stock exchange, Reuters reported.
Ross says it's 'too early' to say if U.S. will impose auto tariffs
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said it was "too early" to say if the United States would impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported cars and parts.
Auto industry tells Commerce Dept. to ditch tariff proposal
A wide spectrum of auto interests, armed with the latest impact studies, warned at a Commerce Department hearing Thursday that raising auto tariffs would severely harm the industry and consumers.
Audi CEO Stadler appeals to court for release from German jail
Audi's suspended CEO Rupert Stadler has appealed to a court to be released from custody after spending the past month in jail.
Volvo shifts XC60 output for U.S. to Europe to avoid Trump's tariffs on China imports
Volvo is shifting XC60 production for the U.S. market to Europe from China to avoid Washington's new tariffs on Chinese imports.
Visit by EU officials will focus on car tariffs, Trump says
President Donald Trump cited car tariffs as "the big one" among U.S.-EU trade irritants. He said the U.S. has tremendous powers if the EU does not bring a "fair" offer to Washington next week.
Volvo expects record full-year sales despite trade tensions
Volvo said it was on track for a fifth consecutive year of record vehicle sales despite rising trade tensions after second-quarter operating profit rose 29 percent to 4.2 billion Swedish crowns ($474 million).
Brose expects $5 million in costs this year from Trump's tariffs
Brose Group CEO Kurt Sauernheimer and Brose North America President Frank Lubischer talked tariffs, technology production and emissions with reporters Wednesday.
U.S. tariffs may raise cost of insurance, parts; car thefts could rise
A threat by the government to impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported auto parts could hit American consumers in unexpected ways: higher repair and insurance costs along with the theft of more cars for their parts, the industry said.