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TRB Lightweight Structures manufactures prepreg material to streamline production

TRB Lightweight Structures has begun manufacturing its own prepreg material to improve cost and lead times for its composite parts. To date, the company...

General Motor sales up 4% in Q1

General Motors Co. has sold 642,250 vehicles in the United States in the first quarter of 2021, with retail deliveries up 19% and fleet...

Toyota reports 2021 Q1 sales up 21.6% over last year

Toyota Motor North America reported first quarter 2021 U.S. sales of 603,066 vehicles, a 21.6% increase on a volume basis and 24.9% increase on...

Mercedes-Benz sales up for North America in Q1

Mercedes-Benz Cars and Vans sold worldwide 590,999 passenger vehicles from January to March, driven by U.S. and China sales. In North America, the company...

Hyundai TRANSYS Georgia Seating System expands in Georgia

Hyundai TRANSYS Georgia Seating System LLC is investing $9 million in expanding its seating manufacturing operations in West Point, Georgia. The expansion will create...

Hyundai’s Santa Cruz revealed

Hyundai released the first teaser sketch of the new Santa Cruz this week. The vehicle offers a crossover that is part SUV, part truck,...

Next Gen eSprinter van to be built in South Carolina

Mercedes-Benz will build the next generation eSprinter van in North Charleston, South Carolina; Düsseldorf and Ludwigsfelde in Germany. The new platform for the eSprinter...

Volkswagen of America changing its name

In an effort to declare its significant investment in e-mobility, Volkswagen Group of America is changing its name to Voltswagen of America. By definition, volts...

SWJ Technology moves into new headquarters

SWJ Technology has moved into its new 7,000-square-foot headquarters on a three-acre site near the Alberta School of Performing Arts and the Gateway digital...

New Flyer launches next gen battery-electric bus

New Flyer of America Inc. has launched its next generation battery-electric Xcelsior CHARGE NG heavy-duty transit bus, built on its Xcelsior platform. The Xcelsior CHARGE...

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TRB Lightweight Structures manufactures prepreg material to streamline production

TRB Lightweight Structures has begun manufacturing its own prepreg material to improve cost and lead times for its composite parts. To date, the company...

Engineered Plastic Components invests in second plant in Alabama

Engineered Plastic Components is investing $8.05 million in a 125,000-square-foot facility in Bessemer, Alabama. The thermoplastics and thermoset products manufacturer produces automotive instrument panels,...

Volkswagen Atlas garners kudos as a family vehicle

Volkswagen’s Atlas SUV has earned some praise for its family-centric focus in early 2021. Most recently, it made Parents magazine’s Best Family Cars list...

General Motor sales up 4% in Q1

General Motors Co. has sold 642,250 vehicles in the United States in the first quarter of 2021, with retail deliveries up 19% and fleet...

Toyota reports 2021 Q1 sales up 21.6% over last year

Toyota Motor North America reported first quarter 2021 U.S. sales of 603,066 vehicles, a 21.6% increase on a volume basis and 24.9% increase on...