WASHINGTON, D.C. — Four specialized motor vehicle manufacturing trade associations recently met with legislators and regulators in Washington, D.C. at a Leadership Conference. The event was organized by the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) aimed at educating federal government officials about the motor vehicle manufacturing industry beyond passenger cars. Joining the NTEA were representatives of the Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association (TTMA), the National Association of Trailer Manufacturers (NATM), and the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA). The Leadership Conference provided representatives of participating associations an opportunity to discuss the specific concerns of their industry segments at the highest levels of the federal government.