Man charged in death of co-worker at GM Orion Assembly plant

Man charged in death of co-worker at GM Orion Assembly plant

ORION TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A 48-year-old man was charged with open murder Friday in connection with a fatal assault at the General Motors assembly plant in Orion Township, a sheriff said. A magistrate authorized a warrant charging the suspect with a crime that could result in a life sentence in prison if convicted, Oakland County … Read more

Tesla, EV Makers Stand to Get Billions for Factories From Senate Bill

Tesla, EV Makers Stand to Get Billions for Factories From Senate Bill

The Senate climate bill passed over the weekend offers billions of dollars for electric-vehicle and battery factories, and includes rules that the auto industry says will make it tougher for some consumers to qualify for EV tax breaks. The bill, which passed 51-50 on Sunday, sets aside more than $15 billion to retool factories and … Read more

Mercedes-Benz Is Making So Much Money Right Now

Mercedes-Benz Is Making So Much Money Right Now

Photo: Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz says it’s doing pretty well despite everything going on in the world, Russia is sending less gas to Europe because of everything going on, and NHTSA is probing nearly 2 million vehicles from the Big Three. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, July 27, 2022. 1st Gear: Mercedes … Read more

General Motors’ Income Tumbles 40% on China Loss, Parts Shortages

General Motors’ Income Tumbles 40% on China Loss, Parts Shortages

General Motors net profit tumbled 40% in the second quarter, hurt by a loss in China and supply-chain troubles that left the company with tens of thousands of unfinished vehicles it couldn’t sell during the period. GM executives reaffirmed the auto maker’s full-year profit outlook, saying they expect production to increase sharply in the second … Read more

VW Board Ousts CEO Herbert Diess After Pivot to Electric Vehicles

VW Board Ousts CEO Herbert Diess After Pivot to Electric Vehicles

Key shareholders in Volkswagen joined forces with labor leaders to oust Chief Executive Officer Herbert Diess, who was in the midst of a push to turn the German auto company into a top maker of electric vehicles. Mr. Diess will be succeeded by Oliver Blume, CEO of VW’s sports-car maker Porsche AG and long an … Read more

Ford’s U.S. Sales Increase 32% in June, Outpacing Broader Industry

Ford’s U.S. Sales Increase 32% in June, Outpacing Broader Industry

Ford Motor reported a nearly 32% increase in U.S. sales in June, beating out much of the industry as it improved truck and SUV deliveries and benefited from the rollout of a new all-electric pickup. Overall, U.S. auto-industry sales in June were down 11%, according to Ford, reflecting continuing difficulties replenishing dealership lots and sky-high … Read more

How GM Is Going All In On Electrification | CNBC Marathon – CNBC

How GM Is Going All In On Electrification | CNBC Marathon – CNBC

How GM Is Going All In On Electrification | CNBC Marathon  CNBC

Tesla Got Kicked Out of the S&P 500 ESG Index. Elon Musk Sounds Upset.

Tesla Got Kicked Out of the S&P 500 ESG Index. Elon Musk Sounds Upset.

The U.S. produces about 40% of its electricity from nuclear power and renewable sources. Chris Delmas / AFP via Getty Images Text size Tesla no longer qualifies for inclusion in the S&P 500 ESG Index. It’s a call that is likely to surprise investors, with the potential for a modest impact on the stock price. … Read more

How did Ford make a plant that could create a bomber an hour during WWII?

How did Ford make a plant that could create a bomber an hour during WWII?

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