The Looming Crisis in Manufacturing

Skilled trades workers in the automotive industry build and maintain the machinery and equipment necessary to manufacture automotive parts and components, assemblies, and vehicles. Tool, die, mold, jig, and fixture (“tool and die”) workers make up a critical segment...

How to tell if a car or truck is “American”

While simple in concept, the question of whether a given vehicle is a domestic product, or just how American a car is, turns out to be very difficult to answer. Is a vehicle domestic or American if: the original nationality of its brand or the location of its ultimate...

Upcoming CAR Events

T3 Manufacturing Summit

April 24-25, 2017
DeVos Place, Grand Rapids, MI

Register Now >

CAR Management Briefing Seminars

July 31 – August 3, 2017
Grand Traverse Resort, Traverse City, MI

Register Now >

Industry Headlines

Conference to Examine ‘Crisis’ in Auto Toolmaking

...
Read More

‘A slap in the face to U.S. taxpayers’: Most vehicles imported from China are made by an American company

...
Read More

Potential Trump Tariffs Could Shake Up U.S. Pickup Truck Market

...
Read More

Super-Efficient Cars Are Doable But Hit a Political Speed Bump

...
Read More

DETROIT FREE PRESS: An import tax could raise car prices by thousands

...
Read More

Industry Events

SEE ALL EVENTS

CAR’s insight and independent analysis is something we rely on regularly to support our strategic planning and view of trends in the automotive market.

Swamy Kotagiri

Chief Technology Officer, Magna International