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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

Faraday to lease former tire plant in California

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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