Automotive

  • Senate narrowly passes fast-track legislation

    WASHINGTON—The U.S. Senate voted 60-38 on June 24 to pass “fast-track” legislation, giving President Obama the authority to submit trade agreements to Congress for a strict up-or-down vote. The fast-track measure received exactly the number...

  • Toyota, Honda get high marks from suppliers

    DETROIT—As far as North American suppliers are concerned, Toyota Motor Corp. and Honda Motor Co. Ltd. are the gold standard, while Ford Motor Co., Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V., and General Motors Co. are also-rans.

  • Michelin tire gets Cadillac fitment

    DETROIT—General Motors Co. has selected Michelin Pilot Super Sport ultra-high performance tires as the exclusive fitment for the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V, according to Michelin North America Inc. The ATS-V is Cadillac's top performance offering,...

  • Auto machinery products

    Dow Corning Corp. has unveiled an enhancement to its silastic fluorosilicone rubber portfolio—a more heat-resistant silastic FSR technology for extreme high-temperature applications. This new platform enables Dow Corning's FSR-engineered...