Ford may exit some S. American markets, analyst says

Ford is on the verge of taking dramatic action to turn around its money-losing business in South America, including possibly exiting some markets, an analyst said after meeting with two company executives.

Apple scientists share rare peek at autonomous vehicle research

Apple’s internal research on how self-driving cars can better spot cyclists and pedestrians with fewer sensors has been posted online, in what appears to be the company’s first publicly disclosed paper on autonomous vehicles.

Ala., N.C. present stark differences in bid for $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda factory

Alabama and North Carolina are reported to be the last candidates in the bidding for the Toyota-Mazda joint factory, presenting stark differences in their offerings.

Subaru readies special editions to mark 50 years in U.S.

Subaru of America’s entire vehicle lineup will have a role in celebrating the company’s 50th anniversary in the U.S.

NADA fights to save floorplan interest deduction in Senate tax bill

NADA hopes to whip up grassroots support to block a provision in the U.S. Senate’s tax bill that would limit the ability of dealers to write off interest expense on vehicle inventories.

NAFTA nations lock horns on U.S. auto demands as fifth round ends

Negotiators square off on Tuesday for the last time in a fifth round of talks to rework NAFTA, with a stalemate brewing on a contentious proposal to ramp up regional content for autos.

FCC to vote to repeal ‘net neutrality’ rules that threatened connected car development

The chairman of the FCC plans to repeal a 2015 order that barred internet service providers from blocking or slowing down consumer access to web content. It appears to be a victory for automakers.