First Zero Emission Zone Proposed for Oxford
January 10, 2020
Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council have published final draft proposals for the UK’s first city centre Zero Emission Zone (ZEZ), due to be implemented in December this year.... READ MORE
Q&A: After Testing Electric Trucks in its Fleet, Penske VP Talks Performance and Costs
January 10, 2020
Throughout 2019, Penske got plenty of attention for rolling out medium- and heavy-duty electric trucks. And it wasn’t just trucks but also the critical charging infrastructure to support... READ MORE
China’s Vice Premier Liu to Sign US Trade Deal in Washington Next Week
January 9, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: MEMA is encouraged by the news that the administration reached a “Phase One” trade agreement with China and looks forward to seeing more details. MEMA has... READ MORE
Robert Zhu to Speak on Evolving China Aftermarket
January 9, 2020
The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) has announced Robert Zhu, chairman and CEO of WONH Global Industries, manufacturer and distributor of TrakMotive-branded products, as a... READ MORE
NHTSA Opens Probe into Fatal Tesla Crash in Indiana
January 9, 2020
NHTSA said on Wednesday it was launching an investigation into the Dec. 29 crash of a Tesla Model 3 that left a passenger dead after the vehicle collided with a parked fire truck in Indiana... READ MORE
Rep. Dingell Introduces Bill to Boost Electric-Vehicle Adoption
January 9, 2020
Washington — U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell introduced legislation Wednesday to boost adoption of electric cars. The legislation, known as the USA Electrify Forward Act, directs U.S.... READ MORE
ZF to Provide Level 4 Autonomous Tech to Major Truck OEM by 2025
January 9, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared on Heavy Duty Trucking’s website, Truckinginfo.com. Used with permission, https://www.truckinginfo.com/348127/zf-... READ MORE
RPM Act Re-Introduced in U.S. House Of Representatives
January 9, 2020
U.S. Reps. Patrick McHenry (R-NC) and Raul Ruiz (D-CA) have introduced H.R. 5434, the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2019 (RPM Act). The proposed... READ MORE
10 hottest, affordable classic cars of 2020 include Range Rover, Ferrari 360, Honda CRX Si
January 9, 2020
Are Hondas and Acuras really classic cars? Yes, according to the new annual Bull Market List from classic-car insurer Hagerty, which includes the previously scorned front-wheel-drive... READ MORE
Senate Committee Approves U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement, Paving Way for Full Senate Vote
January 8, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: MEMA supports the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and is urging the U.S. Congress to pass the agreement without delay. The USMCA will provide... READ MORE
U.S. and France Race to Conclude Digital Tax Talks as Tariff Threat Looms
January 8, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: The EU is a critical trading partner for the U.S. and, particularly, for vehicle parts manufacturers. For more information, please contact Ann Wilson... READ MORE
Bill Long MEMA CEO – Advancing the Business Interest of Our Industry
January 8, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: MEMA President and CEO Bill Long was invited on to the automotive aftermarket podcast series “Remarkable Results Radio” to discuss MEMA’s accomplishments in 2019... READ MORE
Lobbying Groups Global Automakers, Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Merge
January 8, 2020
Two prominent auto industry trade groups, Global Automakers and the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, have merged to create the Alliance for Automotive Innovation. The new entity aims to... READ MORE
EPA Seeks Comment for Cleaner Trucks Initiative
January 8, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: MEMA appreciates EPA issuing an ANPRM and is offering an opportunity for industry to provide feedback on this important Cleaner Trucks Initiative. MEMA encourages... READ MORE
Executive Fleet Panel to Provide Business Perspectives at the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue Conference
January 8, 2020
Research Triangle Park, NC – January 7, 2020 – The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), the commercial vehicle division of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), and... READ MORE
Icebreaker: David Overbeeke On Giving
January 8, 2020
During his 11 years as leader of BPI, David Overbeeke has instilled his own personal passion for giving into the BPI culture, making a lasting impact not only on the company he leads, but also the... READ MORE
Mick Jordan Joins SA Gear Inc.
January 8, 2020
SA Gear, Inc., Bedford Park, IL, announces that industry veteran Mick Jordan has joined the company.  Jordan, who spent 36 years with AASA member company Cloyes Gear & Products, Inc. in... READ MORE
This Could be the Most Valuable Ford Mustang in the World
January 8, 2020
A dusty looking green Ford Mustang with some surface rust and holes cut in the trunk could very well become the most valuable Mustang -- maybe even the most valuable American muscle car of any... READ MORE
EPA Vehicle Emissions Rules Out in About a Month, Wheeler Says
January 7, 2020
The EPA will soon relax rules on vehicle emissions that were set during the Obama administration, even while it proposes tightening some pollution limits for heavy-duty trucks, Administrator... READ MORE