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Toyota delays start of output at new Mexico plant


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

Faraday to lease former tire plant in California


by CarSpotter Struggling EV startup Faraday Future will use an existing California factory for its first production vehicle, due in 2018, pivoting from an earlier plan to build a plant in Nevada. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Nissan Miss. plant workers reject unionization


by CAHairyBear Workers at Nissan’s Canton, Miss., assembly plant have rejected unionization in a 2,244 to 1,307 vote, giving the UAW yet another blow in its decades-long quest to organize foreign automakers’ assembly plants in the South. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Toyota, Mazda will build $1.6 billion U.S. assembly plant


by Proudlove Toyota plans to build a $ 1.6 billion U.S. plant in a joint venture with Mazda to assemble Toyota compact cars and Mazda crossovers. The two automakers announced terms of a broader partnership. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Ford shortens summer shutdown at Louisville plant


by Frankenspotter Photography Ford is shortening its traditional two-week summer shutdown at its Louisville Assembly Plant because of high crossover demand. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

VW hit with U.S. unfair labor practice complaint at Tenn. plant


by Adam Taves The National Labor Relations Board has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against VW at its Tennessee plant. VW will fight the charge. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed