Tag Archives: U.S.

Dodge Grand Caravan output idled to meet U.S. airbag safety rule

Dodge Grand Caravan output will continue this fall – but not for U.S. customers, according to a union official at the Canada plant where Fiat Chrysler builds the minivan, as the company races to meet a new airbag safety rule. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

U.S. buyers ready to pay most for built-in vehicle technology, study says


by B_Zedan Global automotive consumers show interest in having advanced technology in their next vehicle, but US drivers are willing to pay the highest price, a new survey says. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Mercedes orders up more light trucks for U.S.


by Frankenspotter Photography Mercedes leaders say the increase could move the brand closer to a 50-50 sales mix of cars and light trucks for the year, and get inventory more in line with consumer demand. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

U.S. states could not set self-driving car rules under Republican plan


by Dave Adams Automotive Images California and other states would be barred from setting their own rules governing design and testing of self-driving cars, according to a House Republican proposal. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

One analyst sees a U.S. ‘buyer’s strike’ on horizon


by charlie cars Carmakers and auto parts suppliers traded weaker on Thursday after Morgan Stanley warned of an „unprecedented buyer’s strike,“ and lowered its U.S. auto sales forecast by millions of units for each year though 2020.  … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Quebec incentives cover used Nissan Leafs, including U.S. ones


by Sherlock77 (James) Used Nissan Leafs from the U.S. could migrate north to take advantage of an incentive program offered by Canada’s Quebec province and embraced by Nissan North America. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed