Tag Archives: Output

Toyota delays start of output at new Mexico plant

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by Frankenspotter Photography The delay, from 2019 to early 2020, is necessary to adjust the company’s supply chain in Mexico to produce the truck-based Tacoma pickup model instead of the Corolla compact car, Toyota said. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Tesla’s recent output, sales cloud outlook for Musk’s bold targets

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by Zixii Tesla’s vehicle deliveries are flatlining amid persistent production snafus, reinforcing concern that Elon Musk may again be setting targets that the electric-car maker won’t hit on time. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Dodge Grand Caravan output idled to meet U.S. airbag safety rule

Dodge Grand Caravan output will continue this fall – but not for U.S. customers, according to a union official at the Canada plant where Fiat Chrysler builds the minivan, as the company races to meet a new airbag safety rule. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Tesla sets record for sales, output in Q1

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by Christian Junker | Photography Tesla set a record for deliveries and production in the first quarter, beating analysts’ estimates as the company prepares to begin building the Model 3 in July. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Tesla aims to start pilot output of Model 3 this month, report says

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by CarSpotter Tesla has told suppliers it plans to begin test-building the Model 3 on Feb. 20, Reuters reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The move could allay concerns about the company meeting a target to start production of the $ 35,000 EV in July. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Honda to resume Civic sedan output in Japan; weighs U.S. exports

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by Mike Traverse Allocating manufacturing capacity for the Civic in Japan may enable Honda to free up production capacity in the United States, where the market for sedans is shrinking in favor of crossovers. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed