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Apr 16, 2015, 15:42 ET
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TPA Legislation Will Promote Economic Growth for the U.S Auto Industry

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) and the American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) applaud the...

Apr 16, 2015, 13:30 ET
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Global Automakers Supports Introduction of 2015-16 Senate Auto Caucus

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) is pleased to support the official launch of the Senate Auto Caucus. The Caucus held a...

Apr 02, 2015, 15:44 ET
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Global Automakers Supports Massachusetts Efforts to Develop Robust ZEV Market

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) applauds Massachusetts Secretary of Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs...

Mar 26, 2015, 13:10 ET
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Second Consecutive Year Global Automakers Members Exceed Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards

Statement by John Bozzella, Global Automakers President and CEO: For the second year in a row, all of our members who sold more than 100,000 units...

Mar 25, 2015, 14:54 ET
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Global Automakers Welcomes House Auto Caucus Members of 114th Congress

 The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) officially welcomed the 114th Congressional House Auto Caucus on Capitol Hill Tuesday...

Feb 06, 2015, 17:37 ET

Global Automakers' Statement on the Passing of Representative Alan Nunnelee

We, at Global Automakers, extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Representative Alan Nunnelee, of Mississippi's 1st...

Jan 27, 2015, 14:16 ET

Automakers Applaud Capitol Hill's Renewed Focus on U.S. Trade Agenda

 "Global Automakers welcomed today's House and Senate hearings to discuss President Obama's trade agenda.  We support U.S. Trade...

Jan 21, 2015, 11:25 ET

President Obama's State of the Union Address Remarks on U.S. Trade Illustrate the Realities of Today's Global Marketplace

"The Association of Global Automakers welcomes President Obama's call for progress on key elements of his trade policy agenda, in last night's...

Oct 08, 2014, 15:20 ET

EPA Annual Report Shows Automakers Are Making Strides in Increasing Fuel Economy Averages

Our members' efforts to reduce their environmental footprint each year by advancing fuel efficiency, reducing greenhouse gases (GHG), and...

Oct 03, 2014, 17:25 ET

Manufacturing Day Highlights International Automakers Growing Production Across the U.S.

 Today being Manufacturing Day, I want to highlight the growing impact international automakers have on our country.   For over 50...

Oct 03, 2014, 14:25 ET
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Vehicle-to-Vehicle Technology Could Transform Highway Safety, says Expert Panel

Global Automakers convened an expert panel to discuss how Vehicle-to Vehicle (V2V) communications could potentially save lives, time, and the...

Sep 08, 2014, 18:04 ET
Julia Rege Named Director of Environment and Energy at Global Automakers (PRNewsFoto/Global Automakers)

Global Automakers Names Julia Rege as Director of Environment and Energy

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) is pleased to announce that Julia Rege has been promoted to Director, Environment and...

Sep 04, 2014, 17:32 ET
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Global Automakers Welcomes Emily Lambe as New Communications Manager

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) welcomes Emily Lambe as its new Communications Manager.  She will support the...

Aug 18, 2014, 11:45 ET
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Global Automakers Says NHTSA's Connected Car ANPRM Is Right Move Towards Deployment

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) shares the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) commitment to...

Jul 31, 2014, 16:50 ET

Automakers Warn of Dangers of Leaving Children in Hot Cars

Despite several high-profile cases in recent weeks, American drivers still need to be reminded of the dangers of leaving children in unattended...

Jun 20, 2014, 11:46 ET
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Newly Introduced Spectrum Legislation Could Jeopardize Lifesaving Automotive Technology

 The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) is concerned that legislation introduced today by Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL)...

May 29, 2014, 12:48 ET
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Zero Emission Vehicle Action Plan is Important Step Toward Market Readiness

Global Automakers applauds the Governors of eight states[1] who today released a Regional Action Plan focused on building a market for zero...

May 21, 2014, 15:17 ET
John Bozzella, Global Automakers' President and CEO presenting Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi with the Legislator of the Year Award. (PRNewsFoto/Global Automakers)

Global Automakers Names Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi "California Legislator of the Year"

 The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) is proud to name Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi as its 2014 "California Legislator of...

May 08, 2014, 08:06 ET

International Automakers Now Account for 45% of U.S. Auto Production and 59% of U.S. Vehicle Sales

The American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) together with the Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) today...

Apr 25, 2014, 10:39 ET
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Automakers Demonstrate Reductions in Greenhouse Gas Emissions in EPA's Performance Report

Statement by John Bozzella, Global Automakers President and CEO: Our members' efforts to reduce their environmental footprint each year by...