VIENNA – Fiat-GM Powertrain’s Austrian arm, Opel Austria Powertrain GmbH, celebrates the inauguration of its new M20/32 6-speed transmission plant here. The investment of €380 million ($463 million) marks the largest single retooling in the 22-year history of the Austrian plant. Opel Austria has made 13.6 million transmissions since 1984. The new gearbox family is to be installed in several Opel/Vauxhall, Saab, Fiat, Alfa Romeo and Lancia cars and commercial vehicles. Shipments to ...

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