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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.

Audi CEO Stadler appeals for release from German custody

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

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.

Vietnam's Vinfast will unveil Italian-designed SUV and sedan

Vietnamese automaker Vinfast will use the Paris auto show to raise its global profile by unveiling two production-ready models, designed by Italy's Pininfarina.

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.