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November 19, 2019  

UAW now turns focus to Fiat Chrysler, strike possible

Union expects FCA to follow the template set by GM and Ford, carmaker says conditions are different.

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April 25, 2018  

Chinese automaker plans electric car production in South Africa

BAIC is preparing to set up a “new energy car production base” by the end of June.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Production
December 10, 2017  

GM proposing co-gen power for St. Catharines propulsion plant

Project aims to reduce electricity costs, greenhouse gas emissions by 77%.

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December 20, 2016  

GM temporarily closing five factories

Automaker trying to reduce inventory on dealer lots.

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June 22, 2016  

Volkswagen reneged on deal to recognize union: UAW

Union says carmaker would recognize UAW as member representative if it dropped a challenge on the outcome of an election.

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June 22, 2015  

Morocco, Peugeot agree on $632M investment for car factory

Manufacturing facility will produce up to 200,000 vehicles annually for the African and Middle East markets.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 10, 2014  

GM denies ambushing dealers with 2009 wind down

Dealers sue for $750 million; claim with more time they’d have received a better deal.

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September 2, 2014  

North Carolina offered $100M to lure Toyota headquarters

Automaker says it’s decision to move to a Dallas suburb was about much more than state incentives.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General
May 13, 2014  

Chrysler loses $690 million in Q1

Despite sales gains, the automaker lost money on changes related to its merger with Fiat SpA.

News Automotive Manufacturing Production Sustainability
April 22, 2014  

Tesla gearing up for charging, support network in China

The automaker has delivered its first eight all-electric sedans to customers in China.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
February 21, 2014  

Mexico sets sights on Canada as top auto exporter to US

It has surpassed Japan as the second largest exporter, expects to pass Canada in 2015.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 20, 2014  

Tenn. won’t rule out automakers with UAW contracts at Memphis site

The 6-square-mile “mega site” ideally is suited for a new auto assembly plant.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
February 13, 2014  

Ford building more Edges in Oakville for the global market

Automaker says it will export utility vehicle to more than 60 countries.

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January 23, 2014  

Toyota stays on top for second straight year in 2013

Sets ambitious target to sell more than 10 million vehicles in 2014.

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December 17, 2013  

Inside GM’s huge investments in five US facilities

$1.3 billion investment brings automaker’s total spending on US manufacturing plants to $2.8 billion in 2013.