Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

Detroit auto show: Google, Camry and the shadow of Trump

SFGate Friday, 6 January 2017
DETROIT (AP) — Fresh off a record year for U.S. auto sales, carmakers meet in Detroit next week to show buyers what's coming next — and ponder their own future under a Trump administration. More than 40 new vehicles will debut at the North American International Auto Show, which is one of the largest events in the U.S. After record sales of 17.55 million in 2016, U.S. sales of new cars and trucks are expected to cool off a little this year, but demand remains strong. Trump has criticized Ford, General Motors and Toyota for making vehicles in Mexico and exporting them to the U.S. He is threatening a 35-percent border tax, which could throw the industry into disarray. [...] automakers are also hopeful that Trump will lower corporate taxes and loosen fuel economy standards and other regulations. Dubbed Automobili-D, the event will feature booths from more than 100 tech startups, auto suppliers and carmakers with innovations like car seats that can sense when you're drowsy and software that can navigate the car in stop-and-go traffic. [...] Fields said the move was "a vote of confidence" for Trump, whose promised corporate tax relief could make the U.S. a better place to do business.
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: Reuters Studio - < > Embed

News video: Trump shadow looms over auto show

Trump shadow looms over auto show 01:30

The Detroit auto show kicked off with jubilation over the sector's record sales. But as Conway Gittens reports, there's concern over Donald Trump's attacks on the industry.

You Might Like


Recent related news

'No Politician In History Has Been Treated More Unfairly' .. According To Trump Himself

'No Politician In History Has Been Treated More Unfairly' .. According To Trump Himself
by Graham Pierrepoint - Say what you like about US President Donald Trump – his election campaign made no secret of his bombastic confidence and it is...
One News Page Staff - Politics

MSNBC host: Conway said she disliked working for Trump

MSNBC host: Conway said she disliked working for Trump
New York • President Trump counselor Kellyanne Conway said statements made by MSNBC hosts that she was only working for Trump for the hefty paycheck are...
WorldNews - Front Page

What Will Become Of Roger Ailes’s Fox News?

Certainty has been the condition of the evening programs on Fox News for a generation, but on Tucker Carlson’s show on Wednesday night, which aired just a few...
The New Yorker - WorldAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com

Stephen Colbert Hilariously Stages A Twittervention For Donald Trump — Watch!

Stephen Colbert is only here to help! Related: Melania Trump Just Curved Donald AGAIN The Late Show host is as eager as White House aides to get Donald Trump to...
Perez Hilton - Celebrities

Alec Baldwin Opens “SNL” as Donald Trump and Covers Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah”

Alec Baldwin Opens “SNL” as Donald Trump and Covers Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah”
Mere days after the presidential election in November, Kate McKinnon opened “Saturday Night Live” by performing as Hillary Clinton and covering Leonard...
Pitchfork - Entertainment

Fox host Jeanine Pirro abruptly cuts video of Trump bowing to Saudi King during Kellyanne Conway interview

The Fox News program Justice with Judge Jeanine on Saturday abruptly cut video of President Donald Trump bowing his head to King Salman of Saudi Arabia. During...
Raw Story - US

Billy Bush Talks Trump Tape For The First Time: ‘I Wish I Had Changed The Topic’

Billy Bush has spoken out for the first time about the controversial Access Hollywood tape with Donald Trump, which ultimately got him axed from his TODAY show...
Radar Online - Celebrities

The Trump Organization is looking at 'new ideas' with business partner in Dubai

The Trump Organization is looking at 'new ideas' with business partner in Dubai
Donald Trump Jr. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. traveled to Dubai and met a billionaire business partner in the city-state, discussing...
WorldNews - Front Page


Other recent news in Technology

MARK ZUCKERBERG says basic income is worth exploring in Harvard commencement speechHacker breaks into HARVARD student paper to troll Mark Zuckerberg
Pokémon's new game for iPhone and ANDROID is out, and it's unlike any game before itCapcom’s Monster Hunter series is coming to Nintendo SWITCH
NASA’s Juno spacecraft finds planet-sized cyclones and a dynamic magnetic field at JUPITERGeorge Lucas is Cooler Than STAR WARS
T.J. Miller won’t be returning for the next season of SILICON VALLEYApple iPhone 6s Saved a Woman’s Life in MANCHESTER BOMBING
Microsoft’s TWITCH COMPETITOR gets a new name and co-op streamingDisney CEO reports that hackers did not steal PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN 5

Twitter

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+