GM cutbacks complicate passage of trade pactDec. 10
VW has 800 million reasons to consider an Audi plant in the U.S.Dec. 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.
BMW faces trade, cost headwinds of at least $1.1 billion in 2019Dec. 4
Trump administration to examine tools to raise U.S. tariffs on Chinese autosNov. 28
President Trump raised the prospect of slapping a 25 percent tariff on imported cars and ordered a review of China's retaliatory auto tariffs as his administration responded to GM's plant closures plans.
Trump raises prospect of import car tariff amid GM cutback planNov. 28
VW, BMW, Daimler bosses willing to attend White House meeting, report saysNov. 23
Tesla cuts prices in China to ease tariff hitNov. 22
Tesla, stung by higher levies on U.S. vehicle exports to China amid a trade ward between the countries, lowered prices on the Model S and Model X by 12-26 percent to make the vehicles more "affordable" in the world's top auto market.
U.S. accuses China of continuing IP theft amid trade warNov. 20
Mexico expects U.S. to begin lifting tariffs with trade deal signingNov. 20
Industry on edge with trade pact signing nearNov. 19
Provisional agreement on a new North American trade pact was supposed to reduce economic uncertainty for the industry after months of acrimonious negotiations. But less than two weeks before the official signing of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, auto interests are worried that U.S. tariffs on raw materials and vehicles will wipe out any potential benefits.