DETROIT -- General Motors Corp. confirms it will continue to trim white-collar jobs in 2002, but the auto maker tells analysts here its cost-cutting programs won’t affect product development plans or curtail its efforts to increase market share worldwide. GM also disclosed it is dissolving New Venture Gear, its transmission-transfer case joint venture with DaimlerChrysler Corp. As a result, GM will retake possession of the Muncie, IN, manual transmission plant and incur a small charge in ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.