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TRATON Proposes Buyout of Navistar

A subsidiary of Volkswagen has made an unsolicited bid to buy out Navistar International Corp., a manufacturer of diesel engines with a major factory...

Gestamp Alabama buildout open

Parts supplier Gestamp Alabama adds 140,000 square feet to 2-year-old facility

3 solid days of automotive wisdom

South Carolina Automotive Summit February 26-28 in Greenville.

BMW’s Spartanburg Plant Tops Previous Production Record

BMW Manufacturing set a new production record in 2019 with a total of 411,620 X models produced at its Spartanburg, South Carolina plant, continuing...

GAMA’s Walker Recognized for Leadership

Rick Walker, the founder, president and CEO of the Georgia Automotive Manufacturers Association, has been presented the Georgia Automotive Leader of the Year award...

Sustainable auto supply meeting draws crowd in Alabama

OEMS, suppliers talk about improving industry's sustainability

Volkswagen Helps Schools With Auto Technician Skills

Volkswagen wants to help educate and equip tomorrow’s technicians by donating 31 Atlas SUVs and diagnostic equipment to high school auto technician programs, technical...

Kia Motors Supports The King Center’s Salute to Greatness

Kia Motors stepped up its partnership with The King Center for the 2020 Salute to Greatness Awards Gala, which was held on Jan. 18...

Volkswagen Teams with UT on Innovation Hub

Volkswagen Group of America and the University of Tennessee announced a collaboration late last week on the car company’s first innovation hub in North...

Toyota Shifts Tacoma to Mexico, Adds Sequoia to Texas Plant

In several news reports late last week, it was reported that Toyota will shift all production of the Tacoma pickup to Mexico. The mid-size...

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A Look at OEM Restart Dates

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