Advocacy

Representing international automakers in Washington, D.C. and 50 state capitals.

Trade & Competitiveness

Smart Policies Allow U.S. Automotive Communities to Thrive

Automakers are making significant investments into their workforce, manufacturing and communities in the United States.  Autos Drive America supports the adoption of free trade policies as they lead to expanded competition and increased consumer choice. Trade policies have to strike the right balance between policies that increase investment at home and expand exports abroad.

Autos Drive America supports policies that are:

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Rules-based agreements

Rules-based agreements promote open trade by reducing uncertainty and creating predictable trade policies.

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Equal treatment

Equal, non-discriminatory treatment of companies manufacturing vehicles in the U.S. help expand competition and consumer choice.

Rules-based agreements

Rules-based agreements promote open trade by reducing uncertainty and creating predictable trade policies.

Equal treatment

Equal, non-discriminatory treatment of companies manufacturing vehicles in the U.S. help expand competition and consumer choice.

Jobs. Trade. Growth.

Fair and progressive trade and investment policies allow international automakers to play a critical role in American job creation, manufacturing, economic growth, and technological innovation.

Agency Comments lApril 05, 2021

Autos Drive America’s Comments on President Biden’s “American Supply Chain” Executive Order

Autos Drive America submitted comments to the U.S. Department ...

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Fact Sheet lApril 01, 2021

Nissan in America

Nissan first came to the United States to sell vehicles in 195...

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Bulletin lMarch 30, 2021

Volvo Cars Family Bond Gives All Employees 24 Weeks Paid Parental Leave

Volvo Cars is opting in its 40,000+ employees around the globe...

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Bulletin lMarch 29, 2021

Ann Arbor Engineers with Toyota Develop App to Help Parents Install Car Seats Safely

What began as a conversation between colleagues at Toyota’s ...

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Bulletin lMarch 25, 2021

Mitsubishi Motors Partners with Emergent Media to Create “Soul Pursuits” Mini-Series

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) announced a partn...

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Bulletin lMarch 25, 2021

Volkswagen Explores the Future of Automotive AI in the Motor City

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a popular catchphrase ...

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Community lMarch 23, 2021

ASU to Hold COVID Vaccination Clinics for Hyundai Workers

Workers at the Hyundai auto plant in Montgomery have the oppor...

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Community lMarch 23, 2021

Honda Donates Portable Generators in 7 States to Help Power COVID-19 Vaccination Sites

Honda is donating its EG2800i portable electrical generators t...

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Community lMarch 18, 2021

2020 Subaru Share the Love® Event Reaches $26.2 Million in Charitable Donations

Subaru of America, Inc. announced its donation of more than $2...

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Bulletin lMarch 17, 2021

Hyundai's Olabisi Boyle on People, Product and Process

Olabisi Boyle, VP of product planning and mobility strategy at...

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Press Release lMarch 17, 2021

Autos Drive America Statement on Confirmation of Katherine Tai as United States Trade Representative

Congratulations to Katherine Tai on her confirmation as the ne...

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Bulletin lMarch 16, 2021

Toyota - 13 Million and Going Strong

A very special RAV4 Hybrid rolled off the line at Toyota’s l...

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