Toyota, Nissan and Honda gear up to restart Mexico plants

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Japanese automakers Toyota, Nissan and Honda stated they are gradually resuming plants in Mexico as the country’s automotive industry reboots in line with a broader economic reopening, even though numbers of new coronavirus cases continue to increase. Mexican officials in mid-May stated the automotive industry could exit the coronavirus lockdown before June 1 if the […]

California to halt purchasing GM, Toyota and Chrysler vehicles over emissions fight

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California stated on Monday it will stop all purchases of new vehicles for state government fleets from General Motors, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and other automakers supporting U.S. President Donald Trump in a fight to strip the state of authority to regulate tailpipe emissions. Between 2016 and 2018, California bought $58.6 million in vehicles from General […]

Mexico states it rejects threats against investment following Trump comment


Mexico’s government stated on Friday it declines any effort to use threats to impact financial investment in the nation, one day after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump stated Japanese carmaker Toyota would need to pay a substantial tax to produce vehicles in Mexico for U.S. customers. “The Economy Ministry categorically rejects any effort to influence investment […]

China TV report targets international car companies for faulty brake pads

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China Central Television (CCTV) report on Sunday informed about the complaint by the nation’s safety watchdog this year that some imported brake pads meant for automobiles sold by international automakers, consisting of Volkswagen and Toyota were discovered to be faulty. Leading foreign companies in China have in some cases been struck by consumer reaction after […]

General Motors, Ford, Honda, And Others Report Sales Amid Demand Concerns

General Motors and most of other car manufacturers on Tuesday report October U.S. sales, amid issues about waning need. A possibly maxed-out auto-loan market and incentives’ effect on earnings. Ford Motor, however, will not be amongst them. Ford stated late Monday that it will launch results later on today due to a fire at its Dearborn, […]

Ford, Google to build self-driving cars with each other

Ford and also Google could be intending a joint venture to create self-driving vehicles, matching the strengths of both companies to obtain self-driving vehicles on the road faster. Ford Chief Executive Officer, Mark Fields will make the announcement in January at the 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show, as per Yahoo Autos, pointing out three sources. […]