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GM, Unifor reach tentative deal at Ontario Chevy Equinox plant


by Sasja Milenkovic General Motors of Canada has reached a tentative deal with members of the Unifor union after a monthlong strike at the Ingersoll, Ontario, plant that makes the Chevrolet Equinox. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

GM to idle Detroit-Hamtramck plant for 6 weeks, cut production, report says


by christopherallisonphotography General Motors plans to scale back production at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant and idle about 1,500 workers, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources familiar with the plan. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

UAW accuses Nissan of tracking workers’ union sentiments at Miss. plant


by CAHairyBear The UAW accused Nissan of illegally tracking and rating employees by their union sentiments for years at a Mississippi assembly plant where workers voted down representation last month. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Volvo adds XC90 to first U.S. plant, will boost investment to $1.1 billion


by Frankenspotter Photography Volvo Cars will double down its bet on its upcoming U.S. factory by adding production of its next-generation XC90 crossover and boosting investment to a total of $ 1.1 billion. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan evacuates Mexico City HQ, Cuernavaca plant after earthquake; VW resumes production


by Ed Yourdon The auto industry today was awaiting word on damage caused by the magnitude 7.1 quake that ravaged central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 225 people, many of them in the Mexico City area. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

GM struck by Unifor at Equinox plant in Ontario


by Dave Adams Automotive Images Canadian workers assembling GM’s top-selling crossover are on strike. Unifor Local 88, which represents about 2,750 workers at CAMI Assembly in Ingersoll, Ont. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed