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New path helps union to regain its footing
The United Auto Workers just announced that General Motors will move production of the next-generation Cadillac SRX crossover SUV from Mexico to its UAW assembly plant in Spring Hill Tennessee.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
General Motors Is Still Not Done With The Ignition Switch Recall
General Motors , the top U.S. automakers, continues to pay heavy price for its negligence in addressing the ignition switch defect in 2.6 million cars.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
TAHOE And SUBURBAN Fans Rejoice! Chevrolet To Offer Z71 Package For 2015
According to my General Motors loving friend who was in LOVE with his various Tahoes and Suburbans from the 2000s, the all-new generation products just aren't cutting the mustard.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
GM 8-speed likely to get wide use
The 2015 Corvette is expected to be just the first of many vehicles to carry GM's new eight-speed transmission.
Buick lifts cover on Envision crossover in China
A camouflaged Envision, left, was spotted this week in a parking garage in suburban Detroit, the latest in a string of U.S. sightings of test mules.
Cadillac SRX production moving to TN, next-gen Equinox going to Mexico
It's a good week for the town of Spring Hill, TN, as General Motors has announced that its factory in the city of 31,000 will receive a $185 million contract to produce engines.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
General Motors' OnStar Hits Another Milestone With New App
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Can You Guess What Countries Build The Most Cars?
General Motors, a Detroit-based multinational car company, is moving production of a Cadillac model from Mexico to Tennessee.
Toyota's Not Just Moving To Texas; It's Beefing Up In Michigan
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Feds: U.S. auto production rate highest since 2002
As the chart shows, the number of vehicles built on American assembly lines since 2000 rose to a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 13.2 million vehicles in July.
Ford Begins Production of First Mustang for Global Sale
Ford Motor Co. begins building the sixth generation of its 50-year-old Mustang sports car today at a Michigan plant that will export it to more than 120 countries.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
GM investing $233 million to produce new engines; moving Cadillac SRX production to...
GM's new Ecotec 1.0-liter I-3, 1.4-liter I-4 and 1.5-liter I-4 engines on display March 19 at the company's powertrain headquarters in Pontiac, Mich.
Lear agrees to buy leather supplier Eagle Ottawa in $850 million deal
Lear Corp., which supplies auto seats and electrical power systems, said it agreed to buy automotive leather supplier Eagle Ottawa LLC in a deal valued at $850 million that aims to strengthen the company's global seating business.
UPDATE 1-GM to make Mexico-built Cadillac SRX crossover in Tennessee
General Motors Co will shift production of its Cadillac SRX crossover vehicle from Mexico to its plant in Spring Hill, Tennessee, where the company once built vehicles for its defunct Saturn brand, the company and the United Auto Workers union said on Wednesday.
Is Scientology Savior for Flint, America's Most Dangerous City?
Flint has notoriously topped the FBI's list of America's most dangerous mid-sized cities since 2010.
Lightened Loads for Diverse Automation Users
Gravity is a universal pain in the neck. However, because we all must struggle against it, those who can provide labor-saving assistance in one endeavor or industry can often deliver similar aid to others.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Camilo Pardo owns an art gallery in Detroit.
The artist and former chief designer at Ford Motor Co. defeated competitor Bryan Thompson for the top prize on truTV's 'Motor City Masters,' nabbing the $100,000 grand prize, a brand new Camaro Z28 and the opportunity to represent Chevrolet.
The Detroit News
Mich. OKs incentives for two projects near eastern edge of downtown Detroit
Detroit -- Major plans for a $61 million residential and retail complex near the riverfront and a $38 million residential project in Lafayette Park were granted financial incentives Tuesdays by the state's Michigan Economic Development Corporation.
Ding, Ding! General Motors Joins Dan Gilbert In Offering Bike Sharing At Work
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Knoxville News Sentinel
GM to announce SUVs, jobs at Spring Hill plant DETROIT - General...
General Motors and government officials are expected to announce new vehicles and jobs Wednesday at a factory in Spring Hill, Tennessee.