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Toyota Research Institute Launches Investment Fund

Toyota Research Institute – Advanced Development Inc. (TRI-AD) has created Woven Capital LP, an $800 million global growth-stage investment fund to help develop innovative...

Volkswagen Continues Restoring Wetlands in Chattanooga

When Volkswagen built its Chattanooga, Tennessee plant, the company pledged to restore nearby wetlands in an effort to protect the local wildlife and environment....

GM and Honda Further Alliance

General Motors and Honda have signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding to discuss a collaboration on a variety of segments in North America, intending...

Constellium’s Alabama Plant Named Large Manufacturer of the Year

Constellium, a full-service supplier of rolled and extruded aluminum solutions for the automotive market, has been named Alabama’s Large Manufacturer of the Year. Created by...

New Flyer Employees Honored with 40 Under 40 Distinction

Two New Flyer of America Inc. employees have been named to Mass Transit Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 listing for 2020. Lindy Norris, director of...

Volkswagen Unveils Exterior Design of ID.4

Volkswagen has unveiled the exterior design of its first all-electric SUV, the ID.4. The vehicle will initially be built in Europe and China, but...

Nissan Production Declines in July

As expected, production at most automotive manufacturers for the months of April through July declined due to plant shut downs during the Covid-19 pandemic....

A One-Stop-Shop for OnStar Programs

Onstar, GM Holdings LLC’s emergency, security and navigation service, is providing a one-stop-shop location to meet the needs of fleet managers and small business...

Executive Changes at Toyota Motor North America

Bill Fay, who has been with Toyota for more than 38 years, is retiring effective September 1. Fay has held a number of key...

Kia Motors Retail Sales Up in July

Kia Motors America’s July sales were the highest July retail-only total in company history at 52,479 vehicles. The top selling models for the month...

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