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Flex-N-Gate expands in Tennessee

Flex-N-Gate is expanding its operations in Rockford, Tennessee, creating 91 new jobs. The manufacturer of plastic, metal, lighting and mechanical assemblies for the automotive industry...

Mercedes-Benz Vans opens Marshalling Yard in South Carolina

Mercedes-Benz USA’s Vans Division has opened its new marshalling yard in Ladson, South Carolina, a $53 million investment in infrastructure, IT development and operational...

Ford New Business Platform has new leader

Franck Louis-Victor has been named Ford’s New Business Platform leader. Louis-Victor, a former Groupe Renault executive, will start on July 1 and will be accountable...

Autocar partners on national terminal tractor rental program

Autocar LLC, manufacturer of severe-duty vocational trucks, is partnering with Big Truck Rental to start the first national terminal truck rental program for fleets...

Eberspaecher announces closure of Alabama plant

Eberspaecher is closing its Northport, Alabama, plant, laying off 47 employees. According to the Alabama Department of Commerce, the plant’s last day of operation...

Production of Santa Cruz launched at Hyundai

The launch of the all-new 2022 Santa Cruz marked the first time in Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama’s history the plant has produced five vehicles...

Graphite production expands in Alabama, Tennessee

Westwater Resources announced plans for a new graphite processing plant in Alabama today while Novonix announced plans to expand its graphite plant in Tennessee...

Fruehauf brings semi-trailer production to Kentucky

Fruehauf Inc. plans to locate its first U.S. facility in nearly 25 years in Bowling Green, Kentucky, with a $12 million investment expected to...

Edelbrock relocates headquarters in Mississippi

Edelbrock LLC, a manufacturer of aftermarket engine components, is locating its headquarters and manufacturing operations in Olive Branch, Mississippi. The $14.4 million investment will...

Finding a charge just got easier for Mercedes customers

Mercedes-Benz USA has launched Mercedes me Charge — a charging ecosystem of the EQS and other future electric mobility products. The EQS is Mercedes-Benz’ new...

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Kia Corp. July sales up 8.7% year over year

Kia Corp. sold 241,399 units in July globally, up 8.7% year over year. Outside of Korea, sales rose 10.4% from a year earlier, selling...

Firestone Industrial Products breaks ground on expansion

Firestone Industrial Products LLC is investing $50 million in the company’s 250-job expansion in Williamsburg, Kentucky, that will increase production of automotive air springs...

Kaiser Aluminum moves its corporate headquarters to Tennessee

Kaiser Aluminum will relocate its corporate headquarters from California to Tennessee. It will invest approximately $3 million and create 80 jobs as it transitions...

General Motors introduces new Super Cruise to six models

General Motors introduces its new Super Cruise capabilities on six model 2022 vehicles. Super Cruise is the industry’s first true hands-free driver-assistance technology allowing...

Volvo Cars sales volume rebounds 41% over first half of 2020

Volvo Cars sales volumes for the first half of 2021 is 41% higher than the same period in 2020 and up 12% over the...