Ex-Detroit Pistons basketball player Vinnie Johnson's company, Piston Automotive LLC, will link up with Lear Corp. in a joint venture that will sequence vehicle interior parts for General Motors Corp. The joint venture, named JL Automotive LLC, will be located at a new 146,000-sq.-ft. assembly plant in Highland Park, MI, and will sequence door panels, sun visors and headliners for vehicles built at GM facilities in Hamtramck and Lake Orion, MI. Lear says the facility potentially could ...

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