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Ross says it's 'too early' to say if U.S. will impose auto tariffs

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said it was "too early" to say if the United States would impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported cars and parts.

Audi CEO Stadler appeals to court for release from German jail

Audi's suspended CEO Rupert Stadler has appealed to a court to be released from custody after spending the past month in jail.

Auto industry to tell Commerce Dept. to ditch tariff proposal

A wide spectrum of auto interests, armed with the latest impact studies, will warn at a Commerce Department hearing Thursday that raising auto tariffs would severely harm the industry and consumers.

Asahi Kasei to buy interiors supplier Sage for $1.1 billion

Japan's Asahi Kasei said it would buy U.S. automotive interior supplier Sage Automotive for $1.06 billion, including debt.

Visit by EU officials will focus on car tariffs, Trump says

President Donald Trump cited car tariffs as "the big one" among U.S.-EU trade irritants. He said the U.S. has tremendous powers if the EU does not bring a "fair" offer to Washington next week.