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The State of Alabama’s Auto Industry in 2020

Any route you take leads to the same conclusion: Alabama’s automotive industry has shattered expectations and continues to develop as a vehicle- and engine-production...

Hyundai Goes Truckin’

This year Hyundai will dive into an already crowded U.S. pickup truck market with a new vehicle, the Santa Cruz. The Santa Cruz, which will...

TRATON Proposes Buyout of Navistar

A subsidiary of Volkswagen has made an unsolicited bid to buy out Navistar International Corp., a manufacturer of diesel engines with a major factory...

Mercedes Moves Toward Electric

Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said, “Nothing endures but change.” The German automaker Mercedes-Benz U.S. International (MBUSI) in Tuscaloosa County, and its parent company, Daimler...

Honda Production Tops 5 Million

Honda Manufacturing of Alabama (HMA) finished 2019 on a high note, producing 351,708 minivans, sport utility vehicles, pickup trucks and V-6 engines at its...

Toyota Marks Fifth Expansion

In March of last year, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Alabama Inc. (TMMAL) announced the plant’s fifth expansion, a $288 million investment, adding two new production...

Hyundai Comps Three Years of Maintenance for 2020s

Hyundai Motor America kicked off the month of February by announcing three years of complimentary maintenance with the purchase or lease of its 2020...

Gestamp Alabama Building Expansion Completed

Gestamp Alabama has expanded by 140,000 square feet at its plant in McCalla, which opened just two years ago. Gestamp designs, develops and manufactures metal...

Alabama’s Mobile Port Signs Automobile International Terminal Concession Agreement

The Alabama State Port Authority and AutoMOBILE International Terminal signed an agreement on Wednesday for a $60 million finished automobile roll on/roll off terminal...

Threat of Tariffs Back in the News

The headline in Wednesday’s New York Times said it all: “Trump Doubles Down on Threats to Impose Tariffs on European Cars.” President Trump, attending the...

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