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Report
Trump expected to table auto tariffs decision by up to six months

Big relief to automakers

Big relief to automakers.

Official
Tariffs, pricing pressures weigh down Volvo's upward trend

It sees similar problems through the rest of the year

It sees similar problems through the rest of the year.

Two Wheels
Harley-Davidson profit exceeds estimates as Trump changes tune

Calls EU tariffs unfair, threatens to reciprocate

Calls EU tariffs unfair, threatens to reciprocate.

Official
Trump backs off border shutdown but threatens Mexico auto tariffs

This in spite of no-tariffs trade agreement his administration negotiated

This in spite of no-tariffs trade agreement his administration negotiated.

Official
Watchdog group sues to make public Trump administration auto tariff report

At stake, thousands of dollars in additional vehicle costs

At stake, thousands of dollars in additional vehicle costs.

Germany's latest trade surplus might further push Trump to set car tariffs

'We are proud of our cars, and so we should be' — and the world wants them

'We are proud of our cars, and so we should be' — and the world wants them.

Featured
U.S. automakers unite in opposition to possible Trump vehicle tariffs

They are 'alarmed and dismayed' by the secrecy of the situation

They are 'alarmed and dismayed' by secrecy of the situation.

Featured
Trump's proposed tariffs could cut German car exports to U.S. by half

He'll get Commerce Department's recommendation by this Sunday

He'll get Commerce Department's recommendation by this Sunday.

Official
China suspends 25 percent increased tariffs on U.S. vehicles, auto parts

It's a 90-day truce in the trade war

It's a 90-day truce in the trade war.

Report
China agrees to cut tariffs on U.S. autos, official says, without details

Cut from 40 percent back to 15 percent, U.S. is told in a phone call

Cut from 40 percent back to 15 percent, U.S. is told in a phone call

Official
Trump meets with German auto execs, tweets 'I am a Tariff Man'

He outlines 'his vision of all automakers producing in the United States'

He outlines 'his vision of all automakers producing in the United States'

Rumormill
Trump tweets China will cut tariff on U.S.-made cars

Auto stocks up, though no further details have been provided

Auto stocks up, though no further details have been provided.

Official
U.S., Canada, Mexico sign post-NAFTA trade deal after some brinkmanship

Congress still has to approve it

Congress still has to approve it.

Report
German automakers planning White House meeting over tariffs

This as the threat of tariffs on imported cars seems to be growing

BERLIN — Top executives from German carmakers Volkswagen, BMW and Daimler are finalizing plans for a White House meeting on trade policy next week, German and U.S. officials said on Thursday. Officials from the carmakers, asking not to be named, said the meeting was tentatively set for Tuesday, and would include VW Chief Executive Herbert Diess, Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche and BMW production chief Oliver Zipse. President Donald Trump has been harshly critical of German automakers and what

Official
Tesla China sales plunge 70 percent

Tariffs on its U.S.-built EVs clobber October sales

Official
Trump on GM plan to idle Ohio plant: 'They better put something else in'

He had promised Ohioans last year that jobs were 'all coming back'

He had promised Ohioans last year that jobs were 'all coming back.'

Official
BMW paying $4.2 billion to take control of China joint venture

Because of trade war, some SUV production could move there from the U.S.

Because of trade war, some SUV production could move there from the U.S.

Official
Trump to lift ban on higher-ethanol gasoline ahead of November elections

'Shot in the arm' for farmers harmed by tariff war with China

'Shot in the arm' for farmers harmed by tariff war with China

Official
Tesla misses one Model 3 goal, hits another, faces stiff Chinese tariff

It falls short of 6,000 cars per week, but quarterly number's on the mark

It falls short of 6,000 cars per week, but quarterly number's on the mark.

Followup
Japanese automakers welcome North American trade deal, fear what's next

Their U.S. production is protected, but imports from Japan are at risk

Their U.S. production is protected, but imports from Japan are at risk

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