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.

Press Release lSeptember 21, 2021

Autos Drive America Launches Advertising Campaign to Oppose Discriminatory Electric Vehicle Tax Credits

Autos Drive America, a trade association representing leading ...

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Workforce Development lSeptember 08, 2021

BMW of North America Partners with Universal Technical Institute at Fort Bragg to Prepare Service Members for Civilian Careers as BMW Automotive Technicians

BMW of North America and Universal Technical Institute are par...

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Bulletin lSeptember 03, 2021

Mercedes-Benz Celebrates Launch of First Line of Electric Vehicles by Engaging Consumers to Create Clean Energy and Supporting STEM Education

To celebrate the launch of its first line of electric vehicles...

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Community lSeptember 02, 2021

Kia America Contributes $200,000 To The American Red Cross To Support Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts

Kia America today made a donation of $200,000 to the American ...

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Community lAugust 27, 2021

Toyota Drives Mobility, Sustainability for Indiana Affordable Housing Community 8/26

In keeping with their dedication to promote mobility and suppo...

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Bulletin lAugust 26, 2021

BMW to Build New Vehicle at South Carolina Plant

BMW will unveil a new vehicle later this year that will be bui...

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Workforce Development lAugust 26, 2021

Subaru, Conexus Indiana Detail Plans to Attract Gen Z to Lafayette Area

Area leaders want Gen Z to know Greater Lafayette is where the...

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Bulletin lAugust 25, 2021

Toyota to Start Building Truck Fuel Cell Modules in Ky. Camry Plant in 2023

Toyota Motor North America says it will begin in 2023 to manuf...

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Bulletin lAugust 18, 2021

Electric Vehicles Will Drive Alabama’s Automotive Industry Going Forward

The electric vehicle evolution that is taking place in the aut...

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Community lAugust 11, 2021

AARP, Toyota Collaborate to Provide Vehicle to Putnam Aging for Vaccine Outreach

AARP and Toyota Motor North America have teamed up to provide ...

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Bulletin lAugust 10, 2021

Volkswagen Launches Digital Push to Drive Manufacturing Performance

Volkswagen has launched a digital transformation push across i...

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Workforce Development lAugust 09, 2021

Students Learn About Future of Automotive Through Camp CAR

Honda partnered with The Ohio State University’s Center for ...

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