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Letter to USTR Regarding WTO Non-Preferential Automotive Rules of Origin

Letter to the office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) regarding WTO non-preferential rules of origin negotiations and their potential adverse impact on the auto industry.

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Letters to Illinois Legislature Regarding LEV Bills SB 1941/HB 422

Letters to the Illinois House and Senate on low emission vehicle (LEV) bills HB 422 and SB 1941, respectively.

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Manufacturers and Independent Repairers Question “Bogus Solution” to Auto Repair Legislation

Washington, DC -- The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, the Association of International Automobile Manufacturers and the Automotive Service Association cautioned legislators and consumers not to be fooled by the so-called “Right to Repair” legislation. The groups believe that the “Motor Vehicle Right to Repair Act”, backed by the “CARE Coalition” a group that includes NAPA, Midas, CARQUEST, AutoZone, Advance Auto, Jiffy Lube, O’Reilly’s Auto Parts and others, is a solution looking for a problem.

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Meetings with California Legislators

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 22, 2007 – The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers, Inc. (AIAM) and several of its member company representatives met with lawmakers of the California Legislature and the Governor’s Office today to highlight their contributions to the state’s economy and demonstrate the leadership roles they are taking in the area of advanced technology vehicles.

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Member Companies Investment in America Increases

ARLINGTON, Va. –The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers (AIAM) today released updated investment figures for its member companies for calendar year 2007. Representing fourteen international automakers, total capital investment reached $39.3 billion in 69 major facilities, including vehicle plants, engine and transmission manufacturing operations, component facilities and research and development centers. Total direct employment created by AIAM member companies reached 92,700 with an annual payroll of $6.3 billion.

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Members Commit to Installation of Brake-Shift Interlocks to Enhance Child Safety

CONCORD, NH —The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers, Inc. (AIAM) today announced that its member companies have entered into an agreement to further reduce vehicle accidents caused by inadvertent shift selector movement, especially by children. The voluntary Brake Transmission Shift Interlock (BTSI) agreement was announced today by NHTSA Administrator Nason, Senator Sununu, Congressman Bass, Representative Campbell, AIAM and the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers.

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Global Automakers Participates on Panel at NTSB’s Attentive Driver Forum

WASHINGTON, DC, MARCH 27, 2012 – The Association of Global Automakers participated in today’s National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) forum on attentive driving explaining that automakers are actively looking at new research and opportunities to help address crashes caused by driver inattention. 

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New American Auto Manufacturers Have Invested Nearly $28 Billion in U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The new American automakers have become the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. motor vehicle industry, investing nearly $28 billion in new factories and creating more than 55,000 new, high-paying jobs over the past two decades, according to a new study released today by the Association of International Automobile Manufacturers (AIAM).


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Opposition of Ethanol (E15) Fuel Waiver

ARLINGTON, Va.,  The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers (AIAM) filed comments today with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) opposing a waiver request that would allow the ethanol content of gasoline to be increased from 10% (E10) to 15% (E15). The following statement was issued on behalf of Michael J. Stanton, President and CEO of AIAM, outlining the association’s concerns:

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Petition for Reconsideration Regarding TPMS Final Rule

Petition for Reconsideration of the NHTSA tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) final rule.

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