FCA to idle Ontario minivan plant for 8 days, union saysDec. 12
Brazil court grants Ghosn access to Rio apartmentDec. 12
Nissan seeks to block Ghosn's access to apartment in RioDec. 10
GM cutbacks complicate passage of trade pactDec. 10
November numbers reflect surprisingly good sales yearDec. 10
Heading into 2018, U.S. auto sales appeared headed for a second-straight annual decline. But it hasn't played out as expected: Sales have remained steady even as incentives were disciplined and prices rose further.
In California, self-driving tests, crashes are on the riseDec. 10
With three weeks left in 2018, California already has had a record year for the number of manufacturers permitted to test autonomous vehicles, the number of those vehicles permitted on the road and the number of crashes involving those vehicles.
Barra gets earful from Mich. congressional delegation over GM restructuring planDec. 6
FCA hires Amazon exec to run North American operationsDec. 6
After nearly a decade of developing and renewing its leadership team internally, Fiat Chrysler has hired a pair of outsiders — including a high-ranking Amazon executive — for leading roles in its most profitable region.
Interest rate hikes hurting car sales, Canadian economyDec. 5
Trump may extend truce with China; adviser backtracks on auto tariff tweetDec. 4
Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he could extend a 90-day truce in his trade war with China, while his top White House economic adviser backtracked from the president's announcement that Beijing had agreed to reduce tariffs on U.S.-made cars.