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Renault to Build New Master at the Batilly Plant in France
Renault to Build New Master at the Batilly Plant in France

1 Mar 2010, 07:33 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Renault has just announced that its Batilly plant in France will be the one and only production site for the new Master, as the factory has the necessary equipment to handle operations for the new m...

 
Confirmed: GM Adds 1,200 Jobs to Lordstown Complex
Confirmed: GM Adds 1,200 Jobs to Lordstown Complex

24 Feb 2010, 07:13 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Just as we told you yesterday, GM planned to add a third shift at the Lordstown Complex to boost Chevrolet Cruze production, a model that posted unexpected sales figures in the United States. The US...

 
GM Adds Third Shift to Cruze Production
GM Adds Third Shift to Cruze Production

23 Feb 2010, 08:26 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Chevrolet Cruze seems to be a very popular model as General Motors gives its best to keep up with demand and produce as many cars as needed. In order for this to happen, GM will add a third shift to...

 
GM Pondering New Chinese Plant to Meet Demand
GM Pondering New Chinese Plant to Meet Demand

22 Feb 2010, 09:45 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The Chinese market is posting a huge increase and carmakers building cars in the country have turned to all kind of measures supposed to help them keep up with demand. But General Motors is trying t...

 
Hyundai to Boost Tucson Production
Hyundai to Boost Tucson Production

19 Feb 2010, 13:58 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / It’s not a secret that Hyundai had a great year in the US. The Korean manufacturer managed to top its 2008 sales and continue growing, thanks to its new line up and affordable prices. Though 2...

 
UK’s Car Production Up 65%
UK’s Car Production Up 65%

18 Feb 2010, 14:54 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Things are looking good for UK based car manufacturers, as the increased demand pushed the automobiles production in the United Kingdom up 65%. In January, the car manufacturing business saw its big...

 
Tata Nano Production Begins in Gujarat
Tata Nano Production Begins in Gujarat

18 Feb 2010, 10:08 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The new Tata Sanand plant in Gujarat began trial production of the manufacturer's very low cost Nano, with commercial output expected to begin this April. The new factory will help Tata meet th...

 
Yamaha to Move ATV Production to the US by 2013
Yamaha to Move ATV Production to the US by 2013

12 Feb 2010, 15:58 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Japanese manufacturer Yamaha announced today it plans to transfer its all-terrain vehicle (ATV) production from Japan to the United States.  With this transfer, the production capacity of YMC&#...

 
Buick Regal Adds Second Production Shift in Canada
Buick Regal Adds Second Production Shift in Canada

12 Feb 2010, 07:53 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / General Motors has just announced that its Oshawa Car Assembly plant will add a second shift for the production of the 2011 Buick Regal. The shift, which will led to the return of 700 employees to t...

 
Workers on Strike at the Maserati Factory
Workers on Strike at the Maserati Factory

10 Feb 2010, 14:49 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Fiat’s decision to rearrange production in order to get profitable again in 2010 seems to have made workers fear for their jobs. According to just-auto.com, the workers at the Maserati plant l...

 
Spyker Starts Sportscar Production in the UK
Spyker Starts Sportscar Production in the UK

10 Feb 2010, 08:10 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Spyker, who's 99 percent the new Saab owner, will produce the new Aileron model in Coventry in a plant run by its supplier CPP Manufacturing. The site, which previously hosted production of som...

 
GM to Boost Crossover Production with Manual Body Shops
GM to Boost Crossover Production with Manual Body Shops

5 Feb 2010, 11:07 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / General Motors is experiencing an impressive sales boost in its domestic market, as crossover deliveries have grown so much that the former bankrupt automaker is not able to cope with local demand. ...

 
Last Saab 9-5 Rolls Off the Production Line
Last Saab 9-5 Rolls Off the Production Line

4 Feb 2010, 14:43 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Many of you probably thought that the Saab saga will end once the Swedish car manufacturer will be sold or closed down. And in the spirit of honesty, there have been times when no one was sure any m...

 
Toyota US Plants to Be Reopened
Toyota US Plants to Be Reopened

2 Feb 2010, 08:59 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / As Toyota is struggling to get out of the mess they’re in, there is finally some good news. According to Reuters, Toyota Motor Corp said it will restart production of the eight models involved...

 
Unions Slam Fiat for Production Stop
Unions Slam Fiat for Production Stop

1 Feb 2010, 14:23 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Sergio Marchionne’s decision to shut down production at Fiat’s Termini Imerese factory in Sicily seems to have serious repercussions, as both the Fiat Unions and the Italian government a...

 
Tesla Roadster to Go Out of Production in 2011
Tesla Roadster to Go Out of Production in 2011

1 Feb 2010, 09:57 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Paperwork can sometimes hide important secrets, especially if you know where to look. And it seems that the guys at www.wired.com/autopia managed to find their way around Tesla’s IPO filing wi...

 
Volvo Trucks to Increase Production
Volvo Trucks to Increase Production

26 Jan 2010, 15:48 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / In the last few months, things have been looking better for Volvo Trucks, as the Swedish manufacturer has seen signs of increased demand. This means that they were able to reduce stocks and now it i...

 
General Motors Begins Production of Saab 9-4x Crossover
General Motors Begins Production of Saab 9-4x Crossover

26 Jan 2010, 10:00 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Judging by the latest rumors, Saab will most likely live on under Spyker's ownership and, although some experts are raising concerns that such an alliance might not work, the Dutch carmaker wil...

 
Audi A3 Production Suspended
Audi A3 Production Suspended

21 Jan 2010, 09:48 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / German manufacturer Audi will halt production of its A3 in February, following poor sales results in Germany. The Ingolstadt, Germany facility will halt production for one week, autoobserver.com rep...

 
Dainese Moves Production from Italy to Africa
Dainese Moves Production from Italy to Africa

20 Jan 2010, 16:14 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Italian motorcycle clothing specialist Dainese recently announced it is planning to move production to North Africa by closing down its plant in Italy, resulting in a loss of 200 jobs. The decision ...