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Ford seating supplier Lear struck by UAW in Indiana

10:44 am U.S. ET | Sept. 14, 2014
Workers at a Lear plant in Indiana that makes seats for Ford went on strike Saturday, according to Chicago media reports. The plant in Hammond, Ind., employs 760 and supplies seats for Ford's Explorer and Taurus cars...
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Toyota to expand Highlander production in Indiana, invest $100 million

11:36 am U.S. ET | Aug. 22, 2014
Toyota said today it will spend $100 million to increase production of the Highlander crossover in Princeton, Ind. The Highlander has been bumping against its production ceiling at the Indiana assembly plant....
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GM resumes pickup output at Indiana plant

12:53 pm U.S. ET | July 30, 2014
Production resumed today at one of GM's three pickup plants after being idled because of an interruption in sheetmetal supplies, the company said....
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GM says one worker killed, four hospitalized in metal plant explosion

4:58 pm U.S. ET | July 1, 2014
General Motors said one person died and four people were hospitalized Tuesday after a chemical explosion at a factory near Fort Wayne, Ind....
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French billionaire to invest $35M in U.S. electric-car sharing service

7:39 am U.S. ET | May 20, 2014
French billionaire Vincent Bollore is setting up the largest U.S. car-sharing program for electric vehicles to promote advanced batteries and services offered by the conglomerate he leads....
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Chrysler makes 9-speeds at plant it once ditched

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 17, 2014
Chrysler Group began producing new fuel-saving transmissions last month at a 782,000-square-foot plant about an hour north of Indianapolis that it once abandoned....
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Marchionne: Chrysler to embrace hybrids to meet mpg rules

3:04 pm U.S. ET | May 13, 2014
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne said today that Chrysler Group increasingly will have to turn to electrification of its vehicles to meet the government's rules requiring cars and light trucks to average 54.5 mpg by the 2025 model year....
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Fuji Heavy to stop making Camry in U.S. for Toyota in 2016

3:31 am U.S. ET | May 9, 2014
Subaru parent Fuji Heavy Industries will stop making the Toyota Camry at its Indiana factory in the fall of 2016. Production will shift to Toyota's plant in Kentucky....
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Subaru plans more U.S. capacity, unveils new technology

4:24 am U.S. ET | May 9, 2014
The maker of red-hot Subaru vehicles says it may expand annual capacity at its Indiana assembly plant to 400,000 units after 2017. It also plans to introduce of a new vehicle platform and more efficient fuel-injected engines....
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Chrysler turned away by bankruptcy court in tax-refund quest

12:34 am U.S. ET | Feb. 24, 2014
Chrysler Group couldn't get a New York bankruptcy court's help in its bid to recover an alleged $50 million overpayment of state unemployment insurance premiums....
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Subaru sticks with plan to expand in Indiana

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2013
Subaru is sitting pretty with Toyota Motor Corp.'s plans to pull Camry production from Subaru's Indiana assembly plant, says Yasuyuki Yoshinaga, president of Fuji Heavy Industries, which makes Subarus. If Toyota exits, Subaru can expand capacity to 300,000 vehicles a year without having to invest in a new line or new workers....
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Toyota begins production of 2014 Highlander in Indiana

4:09 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 6, 2013
Toyota has launched production of the 2014 Highlander large crossover in Indiana. The popularity of the Highlander led Toyota to invest $430 million in the plant, creating an additional 600 jobs, the company said in a statement Thursday....
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Indiana Chevy store damaged by tornado stays open during repairs

4:22 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 21, 2013
Just days after a tornado severely damaged its building and inventory, Eriks Chevrolet in Kokomo, Ind., is open and selling cars....
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Dealers in Illinois, Indiana report severe storm damage

3:59 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 19, 2013
The storms on Sunday that ravaged areas of the Midwest also damaged at least two car dealerships in Illinois and Indiana....
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Storms damage Subaru's Indiana plant, interrupt production

2:32 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 18, 2013
The severe storms that rolled through the Midwest over the weekend caused damage to the Subaru plant in Indiana -- the only Subaru assembly plant in the United States -- and interrupted production there for at least a day....
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Subaru, Toyota discuss ending production of Camry in Indiana

9:35 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 14, 2013
Subaru and Toyota are in talks to halt production of the Toyota Camry sedan at Subaru's Indiana assembly plant, likely timed to the introduction of the nameplate's next generation....
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Subaru to stop building Camrys for Toyota in Indiana, reports say

12:43 am U.S. ET | Nov. 14, 2013
Subaru, about to achieve five straight years of annual sales records in the United States, will stop building Toyota Camry sedans at its Indiana assembly plant by 2017, according to local media reports....
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Subaru raises annual profit forecast on record U.S. sales

6:58 am U.S. ET | Oct. 31, 2013
The maker of Subaru cars has lifted its already rosy full-year profit and sales forecasts on the back of a weaker yen and plans for a fifth-straight year of record sales in the United States....
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