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F1 ruling still pending, so Andretti focuses on sports cars

Jan. 25, 2023 11:22 AM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — So long as he can't get Andretti Global onto the Formula One grid — seemingly a long shot at this stage — Michael Andretti has turned his attention to other areas for his expanding motor sports program. First up is the Andretti Autosport debut in this...

Mexico, US still far apart over corn import ban

Jan. 23, 2023 23:10 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — U.S. officials said Monday they are still far from agreement with Mexico over that country’s plans to ban imports of genetically modified corn for human consumption. Mexico has said it may eventually ban GM corn for animal feed as well, but expressed hope that...

GM to sink over $900M into 4 plants, Flint to get new engine

Jan. 20, 2023 14:52 PM EST

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — General Motors says it will spend more than $900 million to update four factories, with the bulk going to an engine plant in Flint, Michigan, to build the next-generation V8 for big pickup trucks and SUVs. Factories in Rochester, New York; Defiance, Ohio; and...

CES 2023: Ram electric pickup joins crowded field next year

Jan. 05, 2023 18:39 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — When a futuristic-looking electric Ram pickup truck goes on sale next year, it will hardly be the first in line. By then, at least seven EV competitors are scheduled to be on sale, all of them vying for a share of the huge full-size truck market that now includes the...

Andretti partners with General Motors for Cadillac F1 bid

Jan. 05, 2023 12:34 PM EST

General Motors will attempt to enter Formula One by partnering with Andretti Global under its Cadillac banner as it supports Michael Andretti's bid to launch a two-car American team. Andretti has been lobbying the FIA, the governing body for F1, to expand the 20-car grid and join...

EXPLAINER: 2023 tax credits for EVs will boost their appeal

Dec. 29, 2022 17:12 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Starting Jan. 1, many Americans will qualify for a tax credit of up to $7,500 for buying an electric vehicle. The credit, part of changes enacted in the Inflation Reduction Act, is designed to spur EV sales and reduce greenhouse emissions. But a complex web of...

EXPLAINER: 2023 tax credits for EVs will boost their appeal

Dec. 26, 2022 10:03 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Starting Jan. 1, many Americans will qualify for a tax credit of up to $7,500 for buying an electric vehicle. The credit, part of changes enacted in the Inflation Reduction Act, is designed to spur EV sales and reduce greenhouse emissions. But a complex web of...

Rule delay makes big EV tax credit possible early next year

Dec. 20, 2022 23:45 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — People who want to buy an electric vehicle could get a bigger-than-expected tax credit come Jan. 1 because of a delay by the Treasury Department in drawing up rules for the tax breaks. The department said late Monday it won't finish the rules that govern where...

GM recalls over 825K vehicles to fix daytime running lights

Dec. 14, 2022 08:06 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is recalling more than 825,000 SUVs and cars in the U.S. and Canada because the daytime running lights may not turn off when the headlights are on. The recall covers certain 2022 and 2023 Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Chevrolet Suburban...

Mexico to make last-ditch effort to solve US corn dispute

Dec. 12, 2022 19:13 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s foreign secretary has announced he will travel to Washington, D.C., on Friday in a last-ditch effort to resolve a dispute over imports of U.S. corn before a scheduled visit next month by U.S. President Joe Biden. Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard said...