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23 Feb, 2017, 20:06 ET Bosch, Cooper Standard, Honeywell, Hyundai Mobis, Lear Corporation, LG Electronics and NXP Semiconductors Join Auto-ISAC

The Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Auto-ISAC) welcomes Bosch, Cooper Standard, Honeywell, Hyundai Mobis, Lear Corporation, LG...


21 Jul, 2016, 03:01 ET Automotive Industry Collaborates in Developing Vehicle Cybersecurity Best Practices to Address Cybersecurity Challenges

New technology has paved the way for extraordinary advancements in vehicle safety, emissions reduction, and fuel economy. Today's vehicles do more...


11 Jul, 2016, 09:00 ET Volvo Cars Becomes Next Automaker to Join Auto-ISAC

The Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Auto-ISAC) welcomes Volvo Cars as its latest original equipment manufacturer (OEM) member....


28 Aug, 2014, 16:04 ET Awareness of Children Dying in Hot Cars Rises Dramatically Over Warm Weather Months, New Survey Finds

A new national survey released today shows that public awareness of the dangers of leaving young children alone in hot vehicles has risen...


19 May, 2014, 10:00 ET Automaker Activity At New Jersey Ports Rises

 According to new federal government data, overall automaker activity at New Jersey ports rose 16 percent in 2013 over the previous year. ...


20 May, 2013, 10:00 ET Poll: Overwhelming Majority Opposed To State House Involvement In Manufacturer/Retailer Contracts

New Hampshire Consumers Want Car Buying Reform, Not Dealer Protection Independent poll results released today by automakers show the...


30 Jan, 2013, 15:33 ET Who drives a household's auto-buying decisions? New research shows conflicting views on whether men or women are in the driver's seat.

It turns out that both genders have the perception that they're the ones "calling the shots" when it comes to buying an auto, according to a new...


27 Nov, 2012, 00:00 ET Innovative Driver Assist Technology on Sale Now

To highlight the growing popularity of a new class of auto technologies called "Driver Assists," automakers today launched a new YouTube channel...


08 Aug, 2012, 08:40 ET Governors Auto Caucus Launched

Governors Unite in Support of Auto Growth Policies  The following is being released by The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers: A...


17 May, 2012, 12:22 ET Auto Alliance Statement on National "Click It or Ticket" Campaign

 Even with all of the innovative safety technologies and innovations that automakers are putting into new vehicles, safety belts are still...


11 Apr, 2012, 06:00 ET Report: Auto Sector Fueling Government Coffers

 A new report from a leading industry research group documents that more than $135 billion in federal and state revenue is generated by the...


11 Apr, 2012, 06:00 ET Report: Auto Sector Fueling Government Coffers

Substantial Federal and State Tax Revenue Comes from Auto Sources A new report from a leading industry research group documents that more...


08 Dec, 2011, 11:21 ET Innovative Auto Safety Technologies Contribute to Historic Low in Highway Fatalities; Stronger Laws and Enforcement Also Key

Automakers today said that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announcement that 2010's road traffic fatality and injury...


17 Aug, 2011, 10:00 ET Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Statement on "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over"

The following is attributable to Alliance Vice President, Safety & Harmonization Rob Strassburger: The Alliance commends law enforcement...


25 Jul, 2011, 11:00 ET Broad Coalition of Safety, Insurance, Auto and Alcohol Groups Call for Enactment of Drunk Driving Prevention Research Measure

A broad range of safety, auto, insurance and alcohol industry groups and companies has called on Congress to pass legislation to provide funding...


02 Jun, 2011, 12:55 ET Auto Alliance and National Safety Council Support Additional Safety Belt Enforcement Efforts

With the latest Click It or Ticket (CIOT) mobilization underway, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers joins the National Safety Council in...


26 May, 2011, 10:30 ET Auto Alliance Statement on "Click It or Ticket" Campaign

Statement from Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers on National "Click It or Ticket" Campaign, attributable to Alliance Vice President of Federal...


06 Apr, 2011, 12:00 ET Auto Alliance Joins Orthopaedic Surgeons in National Distracted Driving Awareness Campaign Launch

The Auto Alliance today joined the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) at their launch of...


01 Apr, 2011, 12:25 ET 2010 Highway Fatality Figures Continue Record-Setting Trend - Reaching Lowest Rate in Recorded History, Even as Economy Improves and Drivers Drive More

Despite Americans driving nearly 21 billion more miles last year, U.S. highway traffic fatalities dropped 3 percent from 2009 to the lowest levels...


10 Dec, 2010, 16:33 ET Car Shoppers Seeking Fuel Efficiency Facing More Choices This Holiday Season

But Consumers Are Still Window-shopping This holiday season, it's never been easier to put a fuel-efficient auto on your shopping list....


05 Oct, 2010, 10:30 ET 'Stars on Cars' Program Overhaul Provides More Consumer Information; New Rules for Safety Score Comparisons

Prompted by advancements in auto safety, the federal government is increasing the amount of safety information it's providing to consumers and...


09 Sep, 2010, 13:57 ET New Auto Safety Technology and Innovation Help Produce Historic Low for Highway Fatalities - Even as Driving Increases

Automakers today cited cutting-edge, lifesaving auto technologies as a primary factor in 2009's record low traffic fatality rate announced by the...


08 Sep, 2010, 10:00 ET Automakers Join Orthopaedic Surgeons in Education Efforts to Stop Distracted Driving

The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers today joined The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and The Orthopaedic Trauma Association...


01 Jul, 2010, 14:00 ET Automakers Urge Drivers and Passengers to Buckle Up; Urge More Federal Action to Boost Safety Belt Use

Going into the heavy travel period that includes the Independence Day holiday weekend, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers today not only...