Ford schedules downtime at 5 N.A. assembly plants amid slowing salesSept. 19
Volvo plans U.S. plant expansion, doubling original investment, reports saySept. 19
Volvo is doubling investment in its first U.S. plant, which is under construction, to add a second production line at a total cost of $1 billion as the carmaker heads for a fourth straight year of record global sales, according to reports from Reuters and a local newspaper.
Ford to hire 700 staff to meet car demand at Russia plantSept. 15
Hyundai, Kia to shut down plants as Irma approachesSept. 11
BMW plans to offer 12 full-electric cars by 2025Sept. 7
BMW will offer 12 full-electric vehicles by 2025, including a low-slung sedan to be unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show next week, as the automaker accelerates the rollout of battery-powered vehicles. CEO Harald Krueger said the EVs will have a range of up to 435 miles.
Amid Harvey's destruction in Texas, auto industry assesses damageAug. 27
Why Toyota is doubling down on N. AmericaAug. 14
Hey, Toyota dealers, here come the trucksAug. 6
Toyota invests $400 million in W.Va engine plantJuly 31
Ford delays some GT deliveriesJuly 20
Honda will import SUVs into Europe from JapanJuly 18
Daimler to make batteries at German Mercedes plantJuly 14
Daimler has struck a deal with workers to make EV components and batteries at a Mercedes factory in Germany. Employees at the Untertuerkheim plant went on strike this month over worries that jobs could be at risk as the automaker moves toward EVs.