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June 15, 2016  

Ontario provides $85M for Chrysler expansion in Windsor

Funds will be used to upgrade minivan plant and help finance an R&D project in Windsor.

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March 5, 2014  

Dias blames Hudak for Chrysler funding request withdrawal

Automaker to go it alone and will be weighing future investment against competitive factors.

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March 4, 2014  

GM invests $14 Million for new press at Parma plant

Progressive press will eventually be used for both die tryout and regular parts production.

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February 18, 2014  

UAW effort to organize VW plant fails amid conflicting cultures

The multiyear effort to organize Volkswagen’s only US plant was defeated in a tight 712-626 vote.

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February 18, 2014  

Wanxiang wins Fisker assets after quadruppling cash bid to $149M

The Chinese auto-parts conglomerate beat out Hybrid Technology, which is led by Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li.

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January 14, 2014  

Chrysler considering major upgrade at Windsor minivan plant

Automaker says it is in talks with Canadian governments about incentives to offset higher costs in Canada.

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December 5, 2013  

Nissan looks to no frills China brand to drive revival

The Japanese automaker hopes its Venucia brand will build its share of China’s crowded auto market from 6% to 10%.

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November 14, 2013  

Tesla factory where 3 injured previously cited for safety violation

Tesla was fined $2,700 last year after health and safety investigators found a hydraulic power press did not have a proper stop control.

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November 13, 2013  

Workers injured in industrial accident at Bay Area Tesla factory

Three employees hurt by hot metal after low-pressure aluminum press fails.