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Tennessee plant may be VW’s EV factory

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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