Restoring jobs at Canadian GM plant key to new contract, union saysFri, 17, Feb 2017
GM must restore hundreds of jobs being cut at a southern Ontario assembly plant or risk failing to reach a new contract with the factory's workers this fall, the president of Canada's largest auto workers union said on Friday.
New NAFTA deal could favor Canada, says UniforFri, 17, Feb 2017
GM Canada president says country is poised to help disrupt auto industryFri, 17, Feb 2017
Canadian experts don't expect 'tearing up' of NAFTAFri, 17, Feb 2017
UAW plans 'buy American' ad campaignThu, 16, Feb 2017
UAW President Dennis Williams said he is “in discussions” to produce advertisements to encourage U.S. customers to buy union-made cars manufactured in America. The idea was inspired by a revived buy American sentiment that has been growing since the 2008 recession.
Ontario's Multimatic to help build Aston Martin hypercarWed, 15, Feb 2017
Daimler invests in U.S. vehicle finance appTue, 14, Feb 2017
Daimler is investing double-digit millions of euros in AutoGravity, a financial technology company in Irvine, Calif., that makes a vehicle leasing and financing app for smartphones. The move is part of a broader push by the carmaker to build a digital platform for financial services.
Dana to buy U.S. Manufacturing operations for $100 millionMon, 13, Feb 2017
Canadian CEOs brace for NAFTA changes as Trump and Trudeau meetMon, 13, Feb 2017
Canada and the U.S. have knitted together one of the world's most integrated economies since signing free trade agreements 30 years ago, trading everything from fertilizer to oil, auto parts to drugs. As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau heads to Washington to meet President Donald Trump on Monday, Canadian companies are hoping it doesn't all unravel in a trade war.
New tax could push price limitMon, 13, Feb 2017
Prices for new cars and trucks, being pushed ever-higher by fuel-economy improvements, safety equipment and advanced technology, could soar out of range for many U.S. buyers with the addition of an import tax to the equation.
Tesla plant unionizing effort gains momentum in Calif.Thu, 09, Feb 2017
Musk blasts 'morally outrageous' claims amid unionization pushFri, 10, Feb 2017
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is pushing back against claims that workers at the company's Fremont, Calif., plant are underpaid and overworked, setting the stage for a fight over potential unionization at the plant.