Tag Archives: role

Congress may play key role in fate of NAFTA

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by Ed Yourdon President Trump doesn’t have a completely free hand when it comes to trade. Congress has certain authorities to regulate international commerce, and NAFTA was enabled by a series of domestic laws that only Congress can change. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan gets new U.S. sales boss; Meunier takes Infiniti role

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by JeepersMedia Nissan has promoted former Saturn executive Dan Mohnke to lead sales and marketing for the brand in the United States; he succeeds Christian Meunier, who becomes a global vice president for Infiniti. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Operational limits played key role in Tesla crash on autopilot, board says

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by Kᵉⁿ Lᵃⁿᵉ The chairman of the NTSB said „operational limitations“ in the Tesla Model S played a „major role“ in a May 2016 crash that killed a driver using the vehicle’s semi-autonomous „Autopilot“ system. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Gulf ports play growing role in auto trade

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by GmanViz Automakers now realize they can save on logistics by using ocean shipping to reach customers in the lower Midwest with foreign-made vehicles, or to export vehicles built in the Southeast’s assembly plants. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Former FBI boss expected to leave role at Takata fund to head U.S. election probe

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by CarSpotter Former FBI Director Robert Mueller, who was named in April to lead a compensation fund for automakers and people harmed by faulty Takata airbags, was appointed special counsel to investigate alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

BMW reprises its role as filmmaker

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by Ángel Álvarez BMW will produce a short film to mark the 15th anniversary of its original series. The 10-minute film is called ‘The Escape,’ and features Hollywood stars. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed