Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53370/more en Auto-Parts Makers Eager for Passage of Trade Pact http://wardsauto.com/politics/auto-parts-makers-eager-passage-trade-pact <div class="field-byline"> Carmen Paun </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tariffs are only the tip of the iceberg, as the main costs incurred by European and U.S. parts makers result from “divergent regulations and standards relating to emissions and safety,” says Paul Schockmel, a lobbyist for the European producers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/auto-parts-makers-eager-passage-trade-pact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/auto-parts-makers-eager-passage-trade-pact#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Suppliers Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional U.S. Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Emissions European Commission Global Sources Globalization Local Content Tariffs Trade Vehicles & Technology Mon, 09 Feb 2015 10:30:00 +0000 1220281 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mustang exports to Asia launched in January; Europe due midyear.</strong></p> Auto Industry Draws Battle Lines Against Hackers http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/auto-industry-draws-battle-lines-against-hackers <div class="node-body article-body">Auto executives will form a voluntary information-sharing and analysis center for the industry to target the threat of hackers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/auto-industry-draws-battle-lines-against-hackers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/auto-industry-draws-battle-lines-against-hackers#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Delphi Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Andrew Brown Association of Global Automakers Barack Obama Battelle Delphi Karl Heimer LIsa McCauley Mike Cammisa Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:50:00 +0000 1060621 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Automotive and cybersecurity industry executives discuss formation of Auto-ISAC to fight potential hackers.</strong></p> Drive Toward Autonomous Cars Shouldn’t Be So Automatic, Critics Warn http://wardsauto.com/politics/drive-toward-autonomous-cars-shouldn-t-be-so-automatic-critics-warn <div class="node-body article-body">Liability and privacy issues are among concerns. If those aren’t addressed, “expect a bumpy road ahead,” says one auto industry group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/drive-toward-autonomous-cars-shouldn-t-be-so-automatic-critics-warn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/drive-toward-autonomous-cars-shouldn-t-be-so-automatic-critics-warn#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Politics Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Electronics Mon, 08 Oct 2012 11:20:00 +0000 624961 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>AAM survey shows still great distrust of &ldquo;totally self-driving&rdquo; vehicles.</strong></p> OICA Chief Takes Back Harsh Critique of U.S. Industry http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oica-chief-takes-back-harsh-critique-us-industry <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“My job is not to criticize the U.S. auto manufacturers,” Patrick Blain says in an email to WardsAuto, adding: “There is no ‘bad’ U.S. auto world vs. a ‘good’ European one.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/oica-chief-takes-back-harsh-critique-us-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Politics Europe North America U.S. Europe France Auto Makers General Motors Opel/Vauxhall Renault Politics Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Adam Opel Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Chevrolet Volt corporate average fuel economy France General Motors Mitch Bainwol Opel Ampera Renault U.S. Wed, 09 Nov 2011 15:14:00 +0000 402791 at http://wardsauto.com Outlook for Biofuels, EV-Charging Infrastructure Dim http://wardsauto.com/ar/biofuels_ev_infrastructure_110413 <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Experts express doubt the U.S. can reach its stated goal of producing 36 billion gallons of biofuels annually by 2022 and that end-of-the-line EV recharging infrastructure cost is “shockingly high.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/biofuels_ev_infrastructure_110413" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/biofuels_ev_infrastructure_110413#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Alternative Fuels Department of Energy (DOE) Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Electric Vehicles U.S. Wed, 13 Apr 2011 13:05:00 +0000 56173 at http://wardsauto.com Auto Makers Enter New Round of CAFE Talks Healthier, Better Armed http://wardsauto.com/ar/new_round_cafe_110203 <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One key item auto makers want to talk about is bringing the consumer into the mix, either through higher fuel taxes or greater tax incentives to pay for advanced technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/new_round_cafe_110203" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/new_round_cafe_110203#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Chrysler Ford General Motors Toyota Volkswagen Management & Strategy Politics Sales & Marketing Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Vehicles & Technology Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Chrysler corporate average fuel economy Ed Welburn Electric Vehicles Environmental Protection Agency Ford General Motors Jonathan Browning National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Toyota U.S. University of Michigan Volkswagen Washington Auto Show Thu, 03 Feb 2011 14:00:00 +0000 40875 at http://wardsauto.com Auto Makers Seek Balance Between California’s Policies, Market Needs http://wardsauto.com/ar/california_policies_needs_101220 <div class="field-byline"> Erik Derr </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“What no one wants to see happening is a bunch of fuel-efficient cars sitting in a lot somewhere,” says California New Car Dealers Assn.’s Bill Maas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/california_policies_needs_101220" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/california_policies_needs_101220#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Politics Vehicles & Technology North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Honda Tesla Toyota Politics Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) California Air Resources Board (CARB) Emissions Fuel Economy Hybrid Vehicles Vehicles & Technology Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers California New Car Dealers Association Chevy Volt Electric Vehicles Elon Musk Emissions Fuel Economy Honda J.D. Power and Associates Jim Lentz John Humphrey John Mendel Toyota Toyota Prius U.S. Mon, 20 Dec 2010 14:00:00 +0000 50884 at http://wardsauto.com Government Says 62 MPG Under Consideration http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/government-says-62-mpg-under-consideration <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If the government chooses to enact a 6% hike it estimates a cost to auto makers of about $3,500 per vehicle. At the lesser 3% increase, cost falls to 1,000 per vehicle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/government-says-62-mpg-under-consideration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/government-says-62-mpg-under-consideration#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Department of Transportation (DOT) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Finance National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Barack Obama Environmental Protection Agency National Automobile Dealers Association National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Fri, 01 Oct 2010 19:00:00 +0000 29386 at http://wardsauto.com CARB Official Says 60 MPG Technically Feasible http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/carb-official-says-60-mpg-technically-feasible <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CARB carries lots of clout with NHTSA and the EPA, government bodies tasked with crafting and enforcing fuel-economy and tailpipe-emissions rules.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/carb-official-says-60-mpg-technically-feasible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/carb-official-says-60-mpg-technically-feasible#comments Premium Limited News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) California Air Resources Board (CARB) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Environmental Protection Agency National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Tue, 28 Sep 2010 13:17:00 +0000 17263 at http://wardsauto.com Environmentalists Say 60-MPG Standard Protects Auto Makers http://wardsauto.com/ar/60_mpg_standard_100917 <div class="field-byline"> James M. Amend </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“A higher fuel-economy standard is the best insurance (for) the auto industry” against soaring fuel prices, NRDC official Roland Hwang claims.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ar/60_mpg_standard_100917" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/ar/60_mpg_standard_100917#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics North America North America U.S. Auto Makers Chrysler Ford General Motors Management & Strategy Politics Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Chrysler Environmental Protection Agency Ford General Motors National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Natural Resources Defense Council Roland Hwang Fri, 17 Sep 2010 12:49:00 +0000 50766 at http://wardsauto.com