Tag: Donald Trump

Trump’s ‘TRUTH’ Social Media App Features Fake Chevy Trucks Accounts That GM Disavows

Donald Trump launched a new social media app this week called “TRUTH Social” and Chevrolet was unexpectedly drawn into the controversy as a result of an account it says it has no affiliation with. Screenshots for the app that appeared on Apple’s app store showed an account called @ChevyTrucks that promoted—what else?—Chevrolet trucks. The posts, […]

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Ford Urging Carmakers To Back California Emissions Deal

Ford thinks other carmakers should consider backing a vehicle emissions framework deal with California, in order to reach a consensus before President-elect Joe Biden is sworn into office. According to Reuters, major car manufacturers will be discussing this issue during a virtual auto trade association meeting this week, on the heels of GM abruptly announcing […]

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GM Backs Away From Trump’s California Emissions Ban, Now Supports Biden

General Motors is backing away from its support of the Trump administration’s attempts to bar California from setting its own emissions rules. It was back in October 2019 that General Motors joined the likes of Toyota, Hyundai, Mazda, Nissan, Kia, Subaru, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, and others in supporting the Trump administration’s attempts to stop California […]

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VW Boss Says A Biden Administration Would Better Befit The Carmaker’s EV Strategy

The U.S. presidential election is obviously a big deal not just for the USA but also for the rest of the world. This includes foreign automakers who have grown wary of President Donald Trump securing a second term in the White House given his protectionist measures for U.S. industries. Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess, for […]

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Appeals Court Tosses Out Trump Administarion’s Bid To Suspend Excess Emissions Penalties

An appeals court in the U.S. has overturned the Trump administration’s rule in July 2019 seeking to suspend a regulation that more than doubled penalties for automakers failing to meet fuel efficiency requirements. Under the Obama administration, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued rules to raise fines from $5.50 to $14 for every […]

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Covering A C8 Corvette With Stickers Is Not The Best Of Ideas

<!––> <!––> It’s well known that money can’t buy taste, and the owner of the following Corvette C8 in the U.S. is clearly in that department. This clip was filmed outside a house in Pennsylvania and shows a C8 Corvette plastered with a host of random stickers across the exterior, ruining any otherwise nice-looking C8 […]

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