Chrysler Group is idling about 300 workers at its Kenosha, WI, engine plant, effective Sept. 29. The layoffs are a result of the upcoming changeover at Chrysler’s Brampton, Ont., Canada, plant, which currently builds the Dodge Intrepid and Chrysler Concorde front-drive sedans that take the Kenosha plant’s 2.7L V-6 engine. Brampton began changeover to its new line of LX rear-drive large sedans Sept. 22. Output of the new cars, which also will use the 2.7L engine, is slated to begin 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- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.