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"Chicken Tax" Talk Revives as Auto Makers Strive to Sell More Pickups

A decades-old clash over chicken exports is cropping up in conversations at the Detroit car show, as auto executives hash out their response to President-elect Donald Trump’s pressure on U.S. companies manufacturing goods abroad......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 10th, 2017

"Chicken Tax" Talk Revives as Auto Makers Strive to Sell More Pickups

A decades-old clash over chicken exports is cropping up in conversations at the Detroit car show, as auto executives hash out their response to President-elect Donald Trump’s pressure on U.S. companies manufacturing goods abroad......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 10th, 2017

"Chicken tax" talk revives as automakers strive to sell more pickups

A decades-old clash over chicken exports is cropping up in conversations at the Detroit car show, as auto executives hash out their response to President-elect Donald Trump’s pressure on U.S. companies manufacturing goods abroad......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Made in KC continues to brew growth

Made in KC has given local artists and makers a platform to reach more customers and sell their products. Made in KC co-owners Tyler Enders and Keith Bradley talk about the growth and how Hallmark Cards helped play a role......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2018

Reliability Ratings for Electric Cars Get a Boost

Auto makers struggling to sell drivers on electric cars can look forward to one advantage of adding more battery-powered vehicles to their fleets: beefing up their reliability ratings thanks to the electric cars’ simplicity......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 19th, 2017

California Wants a Say as Trump and Car Makers Talk New Mileage Rules

California officials, long advocates of tougher clean-air rules, say they have been sidelined from recent talks between the Trump administration and auto makers that are angling for relief from stringent fuel-economy standards......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 12th, 2017

VW"s Plan to Build Electric-Car Charging Stations Angers Rivals

Several state officials and auto makers are pillorying Volkswagen’s plan to sell battery juice to Americans driving electric cars, contending the project more resembles an unfair government-backed windfall than penance for cheating on emissions tests......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 6th, 2017

Volkswagen"s electric effort charges up rivals

Several state officials and auto makers are pillorying Volkswagen’s plan to sell battery juice to Americans driving electric cars, contending the project more resembles an unfair government-backed windfall than penance for cheating on emissions tests......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 6th, 2017

VW"s Plan to Build Electric-Car Charging Stations Has Rivals Crying Foul

Several state officials and auto makers are pillorying Volkswagen’s plan to sell battery juice to Americans driving electric cars, contending the project more resembles an unfair government-backed windfall than penance for cheating on emissions tests......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 6th, 2017

Volkswagen"s Electric Effort Charges Up Rivals

Several state officials and auto makers are pillorying Volkswagen’s plan to sell battery juice to Americans driving electric cars, contending the project more resembles an unfair government-backed windfall than penance for cheating on emissions tests......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 6th, 2017

Auto Makers Spend More to Sell a Car Than on Labor to Make It

Keeping up the pace of auto sales is getting more expensive for manufacturers as the average incentive hit a record of $3,830 per vehicle sold, 10% higher than a year ago and well above the $2,500 in average labor cost it takes to build a car or truck......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 1st, 2017

Gas prices take a backseat for automakers

Auto makers, betting that rising gasoline prices won’t spoil America’s love affair with pickups and SUVs, are increasing their exposure to a light-truck segment that let the industry down a decade ago. But executives say it’s different this time......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 10th, 2017

Gas prices take a backseat for automakers

Auto makers, betting that rising gasoline prices won’t spoil America’s love affair with pickups and SUVs, are increasing their exposure to a light-truck segment that let the industry down a decade ago. But executives say it’s different this time......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 10th, 2017

Gas Prices Take a Backseat for Auto Makers

Auto makers, betting that rising gasoline prices won’t spoil America’s love affair with pickups and SUVs, are increasing their exposure to a light-truck segment that let the industry down a decade ago. But executives say it’s different this time......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 10th, 2017

Sports car sales fall as boomers grow up

Baby boomers in the U.S. are starting to outgrow their midlife crisis years, and that’s bad news for auto makers who want to sell sports cars......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 7th, 2016

U.S. highway deaths dipped last year but hold near decade-high levels

U.S. motor-vehicle deaths declined about 1% last year but remained near decade-high levels as a worrying amount of distractions offsets steps by auto makers to equip cars with more safety features......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2018

Auto component makers gearing up for likely disruption from EV mobility

Many are diversifying into non-engine parts, and are focused on BS-VI, as they feel internal combustion will be around for a while.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 15th, 2018

Wells Fargo agrees to sell Puerto Rico unit for $1.7 billion

Wells Fargo & Co. agreed to sell its Puerto Rico banking subsidiary to Popular Inc. for about $1.7 billion as the lender retreats from auto lending......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2018

Fed rate hikes squeeze even the hottest auto seller in US

The Federal Reserve’s interest rate hikes are making it costlier for even the hottest automaker in the U.S. to sell cars......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 13th, 2018

Auto Expo 2018: Carmakers go green to showcase future of mobility on Day 1

Firms unveil 65 new concepts, launch 14 products across segments; two-wheeler makers in wait-and-watch mode.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 7th, 2018

Should Crypto Investors Be Worried About Tether?

On today's episode of the Tech Talk Tuesday podcast, Ryan McQueeney discusses the recent sell-off in cryptocurrencies and highlights a new report that suggests one popular altcoin could .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytFeb 6th, 2018