Pressure on Automakers Rises as Shutdown Gets Extended

Pressure on Automakers Rises as Shutdown Gets Extended

The extension of the rules for social distancing and the shutdown on non-essential businesses through April is certain to intensify the strain on automakers, reducing their cash flow sharply as sales of new vehicles continue to fall precipitously. President Donald...
Next-Generation Genesis G80 Makes Digital Debut

Next-Generation Genesis G80 Makes Digital Debut

With the spring auto show season scrubbed due to the coronavirus pandemic, automakers are looking for creative ways to introduce their latest products, and for Genesis, the solution was a global webcast to pull the wraps of the next-generation G80. To no surprise, the...
White House Set to Reveal Final Fuel Economy Rollback

White House Set to Reveal Final Fuel Economy Rollback

A long-simmering battle could come to a boil next week when the Trump Administration is expected to formally announce a rollback of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy, or CAFE, standards. President Donald Trump has long advocated reducing the guidelines established...
Indianapolis 500 Black Flagged Until August

Indianapolis 500 Black Flagged Until August

Another major U.S. sporting event is being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic: the 2020 Indianapolis 500. This year’s race will run Aug. 23 instead of its original May 24 date. As a result, the 104th edition of the race will be the first one ever not completed...
Toyota Joins Ford, Announcing Production Relaunch

Toyota Joins Ford, Announcing Production Relaunch

This story has been updated to reflect Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ announcement on its plant closings. Toyota will resume production at “all of its automobile and components plants in North America, including Canada, Mexico and the U.S.” on April 20, the...