YPSILANTI, MI – General Motors Corp. confirms it will invest $170 million to boost capacity and add new tooling at its GM Powertrain Ypsilanti Transmission Operations (YTO) as the auto maker aims to quadruple output here by 2008. The investment includes $125 million for additional capacity to produce GM’s new Hydra-Matic 6-speed automatic transmissions for use in rear- and all-wheel-drive GM cars, trucks and SUVs. Another $45 million will be invested in tooling and other equipment at ...
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