Trump wants to end US$7,500 electric car tax credit

Trump wants to end US$7,500 electric car tax credit

Posted: Dec 7, 2018

Larry Kudlow, a senior economic advisor to President Donald Trump, has said he wants to end the US$7,500 tax credit to buyers of EV and PHEV cars.

Trump wants Ford Focus Active built in the USA, Ford says no

Trump wants Ford Focus Active built in the USA, Ford says no

Posted: Sep 10, 2018

President Donald Trump wants Ford to build the Focus Active in the USA now that the company has kiboshed plans to import it from China.

GM warns Trump tariffs will lead to loss of US jobs

GM warns Trump tariffs will lead to loss of US jobs

Posted: Jul 1, 2018

General Motors has told the US Commerce Department any increase in automotive import tariffs could seriously threaten GM’s presence in its home market.

Toyota Camry prices to rise by $1800 if Trump enacts 25% tariffs

Toyota Camry prices to rise by $1800 if Trump enacts 25% tariffs

Posted: Jun 30, 2018

Although made in Georgetown, Kentucky, the cost of Toyota Camry would rise by $1,800 if President Trump enacts a 25% import tariff on cars and components.

Buick Envision price will jump by $8,000 due to Trump’s China tariffs

Buick Envision price will jump by $8,000 due to Trump’s China tariffs

Posted: Jun 18, 2018

The Trump administration will begin 25% tariffs on about US$34 billion worth of Chinese goods from from July 6, 2018, and includes Chinese cars.

China’s Trumpchi will change name before coming to America in 2019

China’s Trumpchi will change name before coming to America in 2019

Posted: Apr 30, 2017

Due to public ill feeling towards President Donald Trump, Trumpchi, a Chinese car brand, will use a different name when it enters the USA market in 2019.

UAW members defy union to elect Donald Trump as president

UAW members defy union to elect Donald Trump as president

Posted: Nov 9, 2016

Donald Trump, reality TV star and business tycoon, has won a surprise election victory, and he did so by winning a majority of union votes.