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2 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

GM to add 1,750 jobs, invest $800 million in Michigan

General Motors is planning to invest as much as $800 million in various locations in Michigan and hire up to 1,750 new workers in the coming years as a result of a change to its tax credit agreement approved by the State of Michigan today.


Related Topix: Michigan, General Motors

3 hrs ago | Reuters

Galhotra succeeds Farley at Ford as head of Lincoln brand

Ford Motor Co has named engineer Kumar Galhotra to succeed Jim Farley as head of the company's Lincoln brand, the automaker said Tuesday.


Related Topix: Ford Motor, Marketing

4 hrs ago | Autoblog

No heads have rolled at NHTSA over GM ignition switch recall scandal

At this point, there's little question that General Motors deserves the bulk of the blame for not recalling the millions of vehicles affected by the ignition switch problem earlier than it did.


Related Topix: General Motors, Autos

4 hrs ago | Detroit News

Ford unveils details about engines going in aluminum-body F-150

Doug Scott, marketing manager of Ford trucks, shows off the weight difference between the 2014 F-150 on the left and the 2015 F-150 on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Ford F-150, Ford, Truck, Ford Motor

7 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

Judge declares mistrial in guardrail lawsuit

A federal judge in Texas declared a mistrial in the possible billion-dollar whistleblower lawsuit involving popular guardrails that line our nation's highways.


Related Topix: Transportation, Railroads, Trinity Industries, Marshall, TX

9 hrs ago | India Auto News

Infosys works with Daimler from Enterprise Operations Office in India

Infosys and Daimler AG entered into a multi-year agreement in FY 2014 Q2.It pertains to management of infrastructure services and data centers, providing e-collaboration and middleware services alongwith overseeing database operations.


Related Topix: Auto Dealers, DaimlerChrysler AG, MercedesBenz USA, Retail, Toyota Motor Sales USA

10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Harley-Davidson posts higher profit, but cuts forecast

Harley-Davidson motorcycles are seen for sale in the show room of Hall's Harley-Davidson Cycles in Springfield, Ill., in this file photo.


Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Harley Davidson, Harley-Davidson Sportster, Springfield, IL

14 hrs ago |

Genuine Parts Co. 2Q profit drops 8.6 percent

Genuine Parts Co. on Monday reported profit that declined by 8.6 percent in its second quarter, and beat analysts' expectations.


Related Topix: Genuine Parts, Auto Parts, Retail

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Q2 earnings season underway for Atlanta companies

For most Georgia companies the second quarter is over and many of their quarterly earnings calls are right around the corner.


Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, Suntrust Banks, Genuine Parts, Retail, Auto Parts

The Telegraph

Dirty water stink in auto vs steel fight

Two industrial units with a Tata connect are locked in a dispute over water-logging in the manufacturing hub of Adityapur with one blaming the other for disrupting production schedules leading to losses to the tune of Rs 50 lakh a day.


Related Topix: Tata Motors

GM Delayed Recall In Another Ignition Switch Case

General Motors knew of ignition switch problems with 6.7 million midsize and large cars for 11 years, yet it failed to warn customers with a recall until last month, according to documents posted by federal safety regulators.


Related Topix: General Motors

The Age

Why Triple J needs to stay public

Gotye poses with his Grammy awards for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance with Kimbra and for Best Alternative Music Album, backstage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles last February.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, R and B

The Auto Channel

Ford's Statement Regarding the Death of Nick Scheele

"Nick Scheele was an outstanding leader whose global experience and passion for our products served Ford Motor Company at a critical time.


Related Topix: Volvo Trucks North America, Ford Motor Credit, Ford Motor, Financial Services, Marketing

Automotive News

a VW-Fca deal would be risky, reasonable

Now there's a deal that would reshape the global automotive landscape -- and quickly.


Related Topix: Chrysler Group, Fiat Spa

Manchester Journal

'The Fantasticks' breaks a color barrier

Not long ago, Kevin R. Free went to an audition for a part in the longest running musical in history.


Related Topix: Theater, The Fantasticks , Manufacturing, R and B, Arts, Crime TV, Law and Order, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Indian Drives

Tata Zest Studio Comes To Mumbai

Tata Motors is profound of keeping the momentum going for its Zest in the media till it hunts down the buyers soon after the launch.


Related Topix: Tata Motors, Marketing

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Item

Ringwood CAG calls for meeting after EPA decision on Superfund site

Entrance way to Peter's Mine site in Upper Ringwood. The Ringwood Superfund Community Advisory Group is scheduled to hold a meeting July 22. A meeting of the Ringwood Superfund Community Advisory Group is scheduled for Tuesday, July 22 at 6:30 p.m. in Borough Hall on Margaret King Boulevard.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Volvo Trucks North America, Ford Motor Credit, Ford Motor, Financial Services

Motorcycle Cruiser Magazine

Harley Recalls 66K Bikes for Anti-Lock Brake Fault

Harley-Davidson is recalling 66,421 Touring and CVO Touring motorcycles because of fault with the anti-lock braking system that can cause the front wheel to suddenly lock up.


Related Topix: Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Motorcycles, Harley Davidson

The Car Connection

2014 Ford F-150 Pickups Recalled Due To Steering Issues

Ford Motor Co. [NYSE:F] has in recent weeks issued a recall for 2014 F-150 equipped with Electronic Power Assist Steering .


Related Topix: Ford Motor

The Columbus Dispatch

President Obama seeks intellectual escape at late-night dinner tables

President Barack Obama had just disembarked from Air Force One and was still on the tarmac in Rome when he turned to his host, John R. Phillips, the U.S. ambassador to Italy, with an unexpected request: How about a dinner party tomorrow night? Over the next 24 hours, the startled Phillips and his wife, the former Obama aide Linda Douglass, ... (more)


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Fiat Spa, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell


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