Tag Archives: Detroit

FCA to shut down Conner Assembly in Detroit


by CAHairyBear Fiat Chrysler will permanently close its Conner Assembly Plant in Detroit on Aug. 31, as production of the Dodge Viper ends. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

U.S. auto sales dip again as Honda, Toyota, Nissan rise, Detroit 3 slip


by MS Society – SVIC U.S. light-vehicle sales dropped 2.9 percent in June behind another weak month for cars and lower fleet shipments. Toyota, Nissan and Honda chalked up modest gains while the Detroit 3 slipped as the industry posted its sixth straight monthly decline. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Gestamp opens randd center near Detroit


by GmanViz Spanish-owned Gestamp North America, a metal parts supplier, opened its first randd facility in the US in suburban Detroit. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Detroit 3, Toyota, Nissan sales slip as car slump drags on


by Dave Adams Automotive Images GM, Ford, FCA, Toyota and Nissan, behind another weak month for cars, posted declines in U.S. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

What my subconscious saw at the Detroit show


by Christian Junker | Photography As I walked through the Ford exhibit at the Detroit auto show, experts at a division of the company called Nielsen Consumer Neuroscience had me outfitted with biometric sensors and a pair of glasses that tracked the movement of my eyes as they… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan gains 6.2% behind trucks, deals; Detroit 3 slip


by 1968 Dodge Charger R/T | Scott Crawford Nissan Motor Co. reported a 6.2 percent rise in U.S. car and truck sales in January while volume fell at the Detroit 3 amid forecasts for a sluggish start to the new year across the industry. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed