GM may lead stampede out of VenezuelaApril 24
MG will stop UK productionSept. 23, 2016
MG will stop making cars in the UK this year after its owner, SAIC Motor, decided to move final assembly of the MG3 from Longbridge, central England, to China. The company estimates 25 jobs will be lost.
Did FCA get cold feet on converting truck plant?Sept. 12, 2016
Mexico border skirmish heats upApril 11, 2016
VW mulls closure of showpiece Phaeton plant, report saysNov. 19, 2015
Notice expected on Mitsubishi plant closureSept. 28, 2015
Mitsubishi throws in towel on fading eraJuly 27, 2015
Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s decision last week to sell its only U.S. assembly plant illustrates an emerging new-world order in car production. Mitsubishi's Normal, Ill., plant was part of a wave of Asian-brand joint-venture auto plants in North America that opened in the 1980s and 1990s to do whatever was necessary to crack the all-important U.S. retail market.
Union effort at Toyota Canada stirs to lifeMay 23, 2015
The April announcement that Toyota will move Corolla production from Canada to a new Mexican plant has rejuvenated a unionizing campaign aimed at the automaker. Unifor is hoping to drum up support for a vote by the end of the year to determine if factories in Cambridge and Woodstock, Ontario, will become Toyota's first unionized plants in North America.
GM's Russia sales hit by low adaptability to consumers, ruble fall, report saysMarch 19, 2015
Low adaptability to Russian consumer needs as well as the fall in the ruble are the main reasons behind a decline in demand for General Motors' cars in Russia, the government's industry and trade ministry was quoted as saying.