Tag Archives: Detroit

FCA to shut down Conner Assembly in Detroit

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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