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    GM Korea Says No Strike Could Land Next-Gen Cruze  

    The automaker says its South Korean subsidiary could build the next-generation Chevrolet Cruze if unionized workers, who have voted to authorize a strike, remain on the job....More
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    Proxy Adviser Recommends Against FCA Cross-Border Merger  

    Fiat investors should vote against a cross-border merger of the two automakers, advisory group ISS says, because the action would diminish shareholder rights....More
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    UPDATE 2-VW faces battle with workers over cost cutting plans  

    * VW urgently needs higher profit to fund growth - CEO * CEO addresses over 20,000 workers at VW's German base * Works council chief sees conflicts with management (Adds works council chief, analyst comments, background) By Andreas Cremer and Jan Schwartz BERLIN, July 23 (Reuters) - Volkswagen, Europe's biggest carmaker, faces a battle with workers over cost cuts at its biggest car division, a central plank of its drive to meet profit margin targets....More
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    UPDATE 1-Mercedes-Benz exec says not aware of any price probe in China  

    (Recasts with quotes from executive, spokesman) SHANGHAI, July 22 (Reuters) - A China executive at Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz said he was not unaware that the company was under any government probe into spare part prices. Local and foreign media reported last week that Mercedes-Benz as well as other foreign car makers were being probed by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the country's price regulator, for possibly over-charging customers in China....More
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    Opel to Offer Low-End Cars in Post-Chevy Europe, Source Says  

    General Motors' European arm hopes to recapture Chevrolet buyers since that brand's exit from the region and gain ground lost to entry-level brands such as Dacia and Skoda, a source says....More
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    ZF Courting TRW for Car Connectivity, Self-Driving Savvy  

    An executive with the privately held German supplier says TRW is well-positioned to help it expand into areas such as Internet-enabled and autonomous-driving technology....More
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    Unaware of VW-FCA Merger Talk, Porsche Holding Company Chair Says  

    Wolfgang Porsche, supervisory board chairman of Volkswagen majority owner Porsche Automobil Holding, says he doesn't "know anything about talks with Fiat" after a German magazine reported VW was interested in buying all or part of Fiat Chrysler Group....More
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    Takata Links $440 Million Special Loss to Airbag Recalls  

    The Japanese manufacturer, which took a ¥30.4 billion charge in the year to 2013 following several global recalls of cars equipped with its airbags, still projects a net profit of ¥16 billion for the year ending in March 2015....More
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Aug 21, 2014
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Michigan, Great Lakes Region Still Core of North American Production

The Great Lakes Region is well-positioned to remain a North American production hub for years, perhaps well into the next decade....More
Aug 19, 2014
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Dodge Undergoes Brand ‘Purification’

The brand moves from overall mainstream to so-called mainstream-performance....More
Aug 15, 2014
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Is Your Classic Car Worthy of Historical Register?

“If we had a local fruit truck from Birmingham here or local delivery truck that is still around, a local firetruck, that’s every bit as important as the Washington Monument on the national level. It’s all part of our heritage, and heritage starts local," Mark Gessler says....More

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