U.S. Vehicles Gas Mileage Down, Emissions Up For First Time In 5 YearsThe mileage increase comes as Americans continue to buy SUVs and trucks, and shift away from more efficient vehicles.
GM to Convert More Than 650 U.S. Temporary Employees To Full-Time Status In JanuaryThese employees work at nine GM manufacturing plants and other sites in four states: Michigan, Indiana, Texas and Missouri.
Key Figure In UAW Corruption Probe Gets Shorter SentenceA judge on Monday cut 18 months off a 5 1/2-year prison sentence for a former Fiat Chrysler executive who with union members looted a training center for auto workers.
GM Recalls 840K Trucks & SUVs For Seat Belt and Suspension ProblemsGeneral Motors is recalling nearly 840,000 vehicles in the U.S. for suspension problems or because the front seat belts can fail.
Volkswagen Recalls 105,000 Beetles to Replace Takata Air BagsVolkswagen is recalling over 105,000 Beetles with faulty Takata front driver's airbags that can explode and hurl shrapnel.
Fiat Chrysler Donates $400,000 To Detroit’s East SideFiat Chrysler donates $400,000 to revitalize neighborhoods near its plant on Detroit's East Side.
Honda Recalls 1.4M US Vehicles For Software, Other ProblemsHonda is recalling over 1.4 million vehicles in the U.S. to repair drive shafts that can break, window switches that can overheat and a software flaw.
General Motors Opening 3D Printing Facility In Warren To Propel ProductionGeneral Motors is opening a new 3D printing plant in Warren.
UAW, US Attorney Reach Deal To Reform Union After ScandalThe United Auto Workers and the U.S. attorney's office in Detroit say they have reached a settlement with the goal of reforming the union in the wake of a wide-ranging bribery and embezzlement scandal.
Lawmakers Approve Bill To Ban Tesla From Directly Selling Cars In MichiganThis comes after a January settlement which allowed Tesla to deliver cars directly to Michigan.
Automakers Prep For Stronger Mileage Standards Under BidenNow that it's clear Joe Biden soon will be president, the fight over automobile pollution and fuel efficiency standards is likely to peter out, and U.S. consumers should see a broader selection of electric and efficient vehicles.