WARREN, MI – General Motors Co. will build the new-for-’11 Buick Regal, due in North America in second-quarter 2010, in Germany for at least a year before settling on a facility for localized production. The decision allows GM to speed up introduction of the sports sedan to the U.S., as the recently bankrupt auto maker scrambles to push fresh product into the market. But it was widely assumed GM already had assigned the Regal to its Oshawa, ON, Canada, assembly plant. Not so, says Jim ...
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!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.