We are the voice for a united auto industry

The Auto Alliance (Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers) is committed to developing and implementing constructive solutions to public policy challenges that promote sustainable mobility and benefit society in the areas of environment, energy and motor vehicle safety.

The Auto Alliance, the leading advocacy group for the auto industry, represents 70% of all car and light truck sales in the United States, including the BMW Group, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Company, Jaguar Land Rover, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz USA, Mitsubishi Motors, Porsche, Toyota, Volkswagen Group of America and Volvo Car USA.Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Alliance also has offices in Sacramento, California and Detroit, Michigan.

Vision and Goals


To develop and implement policies that enable the introduction of new technologies needed to support sustainable mobility;

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To be the trusted source of proactive and positive innovation and public policy benefiting society in areas of environment, energy and motor vehicle safety;


To initiate and leverage consensus-oriented dialogue with industry, federal and state governments, and other stakeholders to address shared objectives, domestically and internationally; and,

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To be the credible resource for technical and science-based analysis enhancing motor vehicle safety, environment and energy issues with a global perspective.

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Mitch Bainwol

Mitch Bainwol

President & CEO, Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers

Mitch Bainwol is President and CEO of the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, the leading trade association representing automakers selling new vehicles in the United States. The Auto Alliance represents 12 iconic automakers — from the U.S., Europe and Japan — on a range of safety, environmental and technology issues before Congress, the Executive Branch and state legislatures.

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Washington, DC

803 7th Street, N.W., Suite 300
Washington, DC 20001
Tel: (202) 326-5500

Southfield, MI

2000 Town Center, Suite 625
Southfield, MI 48075
Tel: (248) 357-4717

Sacramento, CA

1415 L Street, Suite 1190
Sacramento, CA 95814
Tel: (916) 447-7315