Tag Archives: Business
Posted on14. Dec, 2009 by webmestre.
Saab Automobile and Beijing Automotive reach milestone in technology cooperation o Saab closed on a sale of certain Saab 9-3, current 9-5 and Powertrain technology to BAIC o Current 9-5 tooling will move to China where it will be used to make BAIC vehicles o Saab will assist BAIC in integrating this technology into BAIC [...]
Posted on10. Dec, 2009 by webmestre.
Toyota’s Ontario operation to boost RAV4 production in spring 2010 Over 800 to be hired, second shift started CAMBRIDGE, ON, Dec. 10 /CNW/ – Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc. (TMMC) will add a second shift to build more RAV4s at its Woodstock, Ontario facility in March 2010. TMMC, which also builds the Corolla, Matrix, and [...]
Posted on07. Dec, 2009 by webmestre.
GM Invests $336 Million In Detroit-Hamtramck Plant To Build Chevrolet Volt Plant Fact Sheet o Combined Volt-related investments by GM in eight Michigan locations total $700 million o Expected to be first plant in the U.S. owned by a major automaker to produce an electric car o Start of regular production scheduled for late 2010 [...]
Posted on25. Nov, 2009 by webmestre.
2011 Buick Regal to be built at the Oshawa Car Assembly Plant o Second new car built on Oshawa’s state-of-the-art flexible manufacturing line o Production to begin in first quarter 2011 Oshawa, ON, November 25, 2009 — North American production of the all-new 2011 Buick Regal was today confirmed for the Oshawa Car Assembly plant [...]
Posted on18. Nov, 2009 by webmestre.
FIRST ALL-ELECTRIC APTERA 2e PUSHED BACK TO 2010 Co-founder Chris Anthony steps aside from day-to-day operations VISTA, Calif. (Nov. 17, 2009) — In September 2008, when fledgling vehicle manufacturer Aptera named Paul Wilbur president and CEO, the 27-year Detroit auto executive set forth a series of financial goals and product deadlines. “Aptera’s production and delivery [...]
Posted on09. Nov, 2009 by webmestre.
CAMI Automotive Invests $C90 Million to Increase Capacity · CAMI makes $C90 million investment · Re-tooling project will add 40,000 units of production annually · Recalling approximately 150 additional employees Oshawa, ON, November 9, 2009 — To meet strong current and future market demand for the 2010 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain, CAMI Automotive is [...]
Posted on02. Nov, 2009 by webmestre.
CAW Members at Ford Approve New Agreement TORONTO, Nov. 1 /CNW/ – Thousands of CAW members working at Ford facilities in Oakville, Windsor, St. Thomas and Bramalea have voted in favour of a new agreement, ratifying the deal by 83 per cent during a series of meetings held over the past two days. The deal [...]
Posted on01. Oct, 2009 by webmestre.
FORD CANADA SALES UP 24% DRIVEN BY STRONG CAR PERFORMANCE Third-quarter results mark a 26% increase in sales: best quarterly sales increase since 2003 September Highlights: * Overall vehicle sales up 24% compared to last September * Car sales increased 33% compared to same period last year * Ford Focus increased sales by 17% * [...]
Posted on12. Sep, 2009 by webmestre.
Chrysler Group LLC Announces Production of Minivans for International Markets * International minivan versions built in Windsor include diesel and right-hand drive models * Windsor Assembly Plant employs 4,627 workers on three shifts * Chrysler sells award-winning minivans in more than 80 countries * More than 12 million minivans sold world-wide since introduction in 1983 [...]