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1st Gear: What Did You Think Would Happen?
A few weeks back we calculated what could happen to the costs of Mexican-made vehicles if the Trump administration’s floated 20 percent border tax went into effect. Automotive News reports a new study looks at the effects even more closely, saying that if import tariffs went into effect—including all foreign-made cars, not just the ones built in Mexico—Jaguar Land Rover would be hit the hardest, with U.S. prices getting jacked up as much as $17,000 per vehicle.