GM cuts shift at Kansas car plantJune 19
GM, for the fifth time this year, is cutting a production shift at one of its U.S. assembly plants in response to slowing industry sales. As many as 1,000 workers will be laid off when the overnight shift at a Chevrolet Malibu factory in Kansas is dropped in late September.
GM extends summer shutdown at 2 plants amid car slumpJune 14
GM is extending the normal two-week summer shutdowns at two U.S. assembly plants to as many as five weeks amid a slump in car demand and high inventories. The Lordstown, Ohio, factory builds the Chevrolet Cruze and the Fairfax, Kan., plant assembles the Chevrolet Malibu.
GM's 'Unbranded' ad for Chevy Malibu wins new Nielsen awardApril 12
Chevy Malibu delivers at last for GMDec. 19, 2016
AutoNews Now: GM's 9-speed way to boost mpgDec. 6, 2016
Jaguar becomes triple threat in fuel economy ratingsOct. 31, 2016
Preliminary data from the EPA's 2017 Fuel Economy Guide puts Jaguar in the hunt with its XE diesel sport sedan getting a 42-mpg highway rating; GM is introducing a nine-speed automatic transmission in the Chevy Malibu -- and gets no fuel economy gain.