Volvo CEO says auto tariffs threaten jobs at U.S. plantJune 21
Musk's Model 3 miscalculation culminates in Tesla job cutsJune 12
Jaguar Land Rover to move Discovery production to SlovakiaJune 11
Jaguar Land Rover is moving all production of its Land Rover Discovery to Slovakia from its Solihull plant near Birmingham. The UK plant will be retooled to accommodate a new generation of EVs, people familiar with the matter said.
Mitsubishi ahead of midterm targets for car sales and profit margin, COO saysJune 19
It has been a year and a half since Nissan took a controlling stake in Mitsubishi and installed British executive Trevor Mann as its COO. Mann is already seeing positive results at the brand, as he told Automotive News Europe in an interview.
Horizon watch: Aguascalientes, MexicoJune 11
With the Trump administration putting the heat on automakers relying on Mexican assembly plants, the Nissan and Daimler joint-venture auto factory in Aguascalientes, Mexico has had a low profile for the past year.
VW will shut down production at main German plant in switch to WLTP emissions testingJune 6
Daimler says EVs on target after report of launch delaysJune 5
Nissan to cut N.A. output up to 20% to shore up U.S. profitability, report saysMay 29
Marchionne plans big shift in FCA's vehicle assembly in Italy, report saysMay 18
FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne is planning a sweeping transformation of production in Italy that will see FCA abandon the manufacture of the Punto and MiTo small cars in favor of upscale models, Bloomberg reported.
Tesla plans 6-day stoppage at factory for assembly line fixes, report saysMay 15
Supplier fire ripples across the industryMay 14
A magnesium plant fire is the kind of black swan event that's unavoidable in an era when auto parts often are delivered just hours before they're needed on the assembly line, but prior disasters have taught automakers valuable lessons.
Ford could resume F-150 truck output next Friday, report saysMay 11
Ford could resume production of F-150 pickups on May 18 at factories in Michigan and Kansas City, after a fire at a supplier plant disrupted the availability of key parts, Reuters reported, citing a source familiar with the automaker's plans.