Trump, EPA ally Pruitt look to curb Obama-era vehicle fuel standards

Mar 16, 2017

Trump, EPA ally Pruitt look to curb Obama-era vehicle fuel standards

President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that the administration will re-examine federal requirements governing the fuel efficiency of cars and trucks, moving forcefully against Obama-era environmental regulations that Trump says are stifling economic growth. Trump was set to reveal his plans during a speech at ...

Nissan, Toyota back U.K. plants despite May's Brexit plan

Jan 19, 2017

Nissan, Toyota back U.K. plants despite May's Brexit plan

Toyota Motor Corp. and Nissan Motor Co. say they’ll keep making cars in the U.K. despite Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to leave the European Union’s single market, which could make exporting from British factories less lucrative. May’s Brexit plan, outlined Tuesday, won’t derail ...

GM to announce $1 billion factory investment, new jobs: source

Jan 17, 2017

GM to announce $1 billion factory investment, new jobs: source

General Motors will announce a $1 billion investment in its factories that will create or preserve 1,000 jobs, a person briefed on the matter said. The Detroit automaker said it would make the announcement Tuesday morning. The investment is part of the normal process ...