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Tennessee plant may be VW’s EV factory


by B_Zedan By building EVs at its plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., Volkswagen is hoping to get a better return on its billion-dollar investment in the facility. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Yanfeng JV to lay off 345 at Detroit area plant


by jc-pics Auto supplier joint venture Yanfeng US Automotive Interiors plans to lay off 345 employees at its Highland Park plant near Detroit, according to a notice filed with the state of Michigan. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Injury leads to opioid addition for Ford assembly plant worker


by Dave Adams Automotive Images Recovering from surgery for an injury suffered on the assembly line, Patrick Kullman was in pain and began seeking out co-workers with drug connections. They weren’t difficult to find. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Ford signals cost-cutting will avoid layoffs, plant closures


by Niklas Emmerich Photography Joe Hinrichs, Ford’s president of global operations, said the company’s latest effort to become more financially efficient won’t involve major layoffs or plant closures. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota, Mazda narrow plant location down to N. Carolina, Alabama, report says


by Niklas Emmerich Photography Alabama and North Carolina are the final states in the running to win a prized Toyota and Mazda joint car factory worth $ 1.6 billion, people familiar with the negotiations told Bloomberg. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

UAW loses bid to organize auto supplier plant in Ohio


by JeepersMedia Workers at a Chinese-owned auto glass plant in southwestern Ohio voted heavily against union representation in a major blow for the UAW’s strategy to unionize foreign-owned auto factories. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed