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A Deal Between Ford and Its Union Just Hit a Big Snag

Workers at Ford Motor Co. are locked in a tight vote over a proposed labor deal with the automaker. Of the 75% of Ford’s 52,900 factory workers who have voted on the pact so far, a majority have rejected it, the… 108 more words


Why Detroit Is Stepping up Plans to Build More Cars in Mexico

Detroit’s Big Three automakers are accelerating plans to produce more small cars for the North American market in Mexico as they seek to reduce labor costs, while using higher-paid U.S. 1,199 more words


Automakers and Their Dark, Deadly Conspiracies

‘Over the past eighteen months two of the world’s largest automakers have been found responsible for deadly conspiracies. But, recent revelations can’t compete with the industry’s previous scandals. 132 more words


Toyota recalls 2 million vehicles for fire hazard

I’ve got another round of recalls for ya!

This time it’s Toyota and 10 models and approximately 2 million vehicles are affected. Here’s the list: 277 more words


Toyota recalls 310 2016 Tacomas

Toyota announced yesterday that they’re recalling 310 2016 Tacomas made at the Baja, California plant. This is a VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) specific recall.

Toyota’s… 305 more words


Mitsubishi recalls some 2014-15 Lancer Evolution and Ralliart cars

Per the National Highway Traffic Safety Association, Mitsubishi is recalling 1,497 2014-15 Lancer Evolution and Lancer Ralliart vehicles. The affected vehicles were manufactured January 31, 2014 to September 5, 2014 (Evolution) and February 2, 2014 to September 5, 2014 (Ralliart). 307 more words


Ford to spend 1.8 billion on smart cars in China

China is the world’s biggest auto market and Ford wants to increase the size of their piece of the pie. On Monday, they announced a 1.8 billion dollar investment – over five years – into research and development. 198 more words