Latest Global Automakers Stories

2014-08-18 12:21:06

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) shares the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) commitment to exploring ways to improve safety on our highways and believes wireless vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communications technology has the potential to save thousands of lives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140818/136948 "NHTSA's kickoff of the rulemaking...

2014-06-20 12:20:59

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) is concerned that legislation introduced today by Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) to open the 5.9GHz band to unlicensed users is putting at risk the opportunity to save thousands of lives through the deployment of vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications. The legislation seeks to rush a decision on opening and rechannelization of the spectrum dedicated to...

2014-05-29 12:21:34

Global Automakers Praise MOU states for Taking Role in Supporting ZEV Technology WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Global Automakers applauds the Governors of eight states[1] who today released a Regional Action Plan focused on building a market for zero emission vehicles (ZEVs). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120928/MM83271LOGO "We have a long road ahead to arrive at the Governors' ambitious goal to sell 3.3 million ZEVs by 2025," said John Bozzella,...

2014-03-03 12:20:33

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Global Automakers praised the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today with the release of its final rule on Tier 3 vehicle emissions and fuel standards. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120928/MM83271LOGO "Reducing sulfur in gasoline brings instant benefits to consumers and the environment," said Michael J. Stanton, president and CEO of Global Automakers. "This rulemaking will reduce emissions from the existing...

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