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July 17, 2019  

Ontario writes off $445M in old Chrysler debt from bailout

Ottawa wrote off $2.6 billion last year that it wouldn’t collect from the automaker.

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July 4, 2019  

Lee Iacocca, engineer of Chrysler’s turnaround, dies at 94

In his 32-year career at Ford, and then at Chrysler, Iacocca helped launch some of Detroit’s bestselling and most significant vehicles.

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March 29, 2019  

Bains in Windsor after Chrysler announces 1,500 job cuts at plant

Automaker cutting the third shift, which produces the Chrysler Pacifica, its hybrid version, and Dodge Grand Caravan.

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February 1, 2019  

Bitter cold and natural gas shortages shutter auto plants

At least 18 factories and other facilities run by General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler affected.

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January 15, 2019  

GM reaffirms Oshawa closure after meetings with Ontario and federal officials

About 2,600 unionized workers and 340 other staff to lose jobs.

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October 23, 2018  

Liberals write off $6.3B in loans, including $2.6B to automaker

Key to the jump was a writeoff that was part of a financing package to keep automaker Chrysler afloat during the recession.

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July 25, 2018  

Sergio Marchionne, who saved Fiat and Chrysler, has died

Unexpected complications from surgery in Zurich.

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May 3, 2017  

US auto sales tumble in what could be first annual drop since 2009

Of major automakers, only Hyundai and Volkswagen reported increases.

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November 2, 2016  

New vehicle sales drop in October

Ford sales numbers delayed by fire.

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August 29, 2016  

Canadian workers at Detroit Three automakers give union strike mandate

Unifor has threatened job action if it doesn’t get an agreement before midnight on Sept. 19.

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August 15, 2016  

More pain for auto sector in 2009 than Alberta’s oil woes: feds

Major oil companies haven’t approached governments for assistance and remain in relatively good financial shape.

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June 21, 2016  

Rocking the 60s

PLANT and the decade of change.

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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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April 27, 2016  

FCA accelerates NAFTA shift from passenger cars

Transition will impact the automaker’s manufacturing footprint across the globe.

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September 11, 2015  

China fines Nissan joint venture $19.3M in anti-monopoly crackdown

Authorities say Dongfeng Nissan Auto Sales Co. violated anti-monopoly laws by improperly enforcing minimum prices.