A 1934 Ford Rebuilt to Race Over 200 MPH
September 26, 2019
Mr. Gibby: Robin has been my friend since we were 12, and these days I call her Dripps. We started out as kids building boats and trying to make them go fast with five-horsepower motors. In... READ MORE
MEMA Launches New Policy Webcast Tomorrow
September 25, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturer’s Association (MEMA) will livestream a new webcast to raise awareness about vehicle data and how restrictions could limit consumer choice. Many drivers... READ MORE
Breaking Down the Macro Technology Trends Coming to Collision Repair
September 25, 2019
A number of technological megatrends are about to hit the collision industry, and it can be difficult to keep up with them all or understand the concepts behind the buzzwords. Fortunately,... READ MORE
OESA Hosts 2019 Automotive Supplier Conference
September 25, 2019
Automotive executives are invited to attend the OESA 2019 Automotive Supplier Conference (formerly known as OESA's Annual Conference) at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Mich., on... READ MORE
Nissan Recalls 1.2 Million U.S. Vehicles Over Noncompliant Rear Camera Display Systems
September 25, 2019
Nissan is recalling 1.23 million vehicles in the U.S. over noncompliant rear visibility camera display systems. The recall, submitted Sept. 12, affects certain 2018 and 2019 Nissan Altima,... READ MORE
Daimler Fined $1 Billion Over Diesel Car Certification
September 25, 2019
Berlin – German prosecutors have fined Daimler 870 million euros ($957 million) over the alleged certification of diesel cars whose emissions didn’t comply with regulatory requirements... READ MORE
Navistar Sets New Course for Expansion with Customers as Guiding Light
September 25, 2019
Four years ago, at Navistar's last investor day, CEO Troy Clarke was still picking up the mess caused by the previous management team, which went rogue from the industry conventional wisdom and... READ MORE
DTNA Says No Plans to Stop Development IC Engines
September 25, 2019
When news breaks that a company that practically invented something plans to cease fine-tuning it after nearly 130 years, it tends to grab headlines. The problem with last week’s headlines that... READ MORE
FCA Senior Manager Charged in Diesel Emissions Probe
September 25, 2019
A senior manager at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles was charged in connection with the Justice Department's probe into excess emissions in diesel vehicles, according to documents unsealed Tuesday... READ MORE
U.S.-Japan Trade Deal Hits Snag Over Auto Tariff Assurances, Report Says
September 24, 2019
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: Japan is an important trading partner for U.S. motor vehicle parts manufacturers, and MEMA has supported a potential U.S.-Japan agreement. For more... READ MORE
USAA to Review More DRP Auto Body Shop Estimates for ‘Accuracy’
September 24, 2019
USAA has told direct repair program auto body shops to expect “a greater number of change requests” as it begins to review more estimates. The insurer outlined the new policy in a memo to... READ MORE
Hyundai, Aptiv Announce $4B Self-Driving Car Venture
September 24, 2019
Hyundai on Monday said a new $4 billion joint venture with Aptiv would produce a “production-ready autonomous driving platform available for robotaxi providers, fleet operators, and... READ MORE
Are We Near the End of the ICE (Internal Combustion Engine) Age?
September 24, 2019
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/340797/are-we-... READ MORE
Three Reasons AV Fleets Will Proliferate Private Sites First
September 24, 2019
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/340810/3-reasons... READ MORE
HS R&A Announces New President of Americas
September 24, 2019
DETROIT (September 12, 2019) – HS R&A has appointed Larry Walker to the role of President and CEO of Hwaseung Automotive America Holdings, Inc. Mr. Walker is based at the company’s new... READ MORE
Nissan Lawyers Flag Possible Conflicts of Interest in Ghosn Probe
September 24, 2019
Lawyers inside Nissan Motor Co. have raised concerns that the company’s internal investigation into former Chairman Carlos Ghosn is marred by conflicts of interest involving a Nissan... READ MORE
States Sue U.S. Over Trump Emissions Rules
September 23, 2019
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: MEMA has consistently supported a One National Program negotiated with California. MEMA has repeatedly urged the National Highway Traffic Safety... READ MORE
AAPEX 2019 Offers Technology-Driven Programs for Service Professionals
September 23, 2019
AAPEX 2019 will offer training sessions, exhibitor demos and technology-driven programs to help service professionals stay ahead of the curve in today’s high-tech and rapidly changing automotive... READ MORE
Europe Renews Pledge to Retaliate Against Any U.S. Auto Tariffs
September 23, 2019
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: The EU is a critical trading partner for the U.S. and, particularly, for vehicle parts manufacturers. MEMA also has argued consistently that the importation... READ MORE