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The Carlos Ghosn Story Has About Ten Million Subplots

The Morning ShiftAll your daily car news in one convenient place. Isn’t your time more important?    The Carlos Ghosn story is still not gone, same with Trump and GM, and BMW says they might expand operations in the U.S. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. Don’t forget! …

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Here’s President Trump Threatening GM’s Electric Car ‘Subsidies’ Over the Plant Closures

Trump and GM CEO Mary Barra in 2017.Photo: AP Ever since the news broke yesterday that General Motors was slashing North American jobs to prepare for our possible electric/autonomous/horrible future, nearly everyone has wondered: What will President Trump, who campaigned on a platform of bringing back and keeping American auto jobs, have to say about …

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Union Workers Walk Out of GM’s Oshawa Assembly Plant Following Closure Announcement

Photo: GM By lunchtime today, General Motors had announced that it was closing down five of its North American assembly and propulsion plants next year, including the Oshawa Assembly in Ontario, Canada. Following the announcement, unionized workers at the Oshawa plant walked out in protest, and the union president claims GM’s decision goes against the …

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The Part of Detroit Destroyed For A Doomed GM Plant

The deal to launch the GM plant in Poletown was fraught with controversy. Photo: GM When General Motors announced today that it planned to cut up to 14,000 jobs and might close five U.S. plants, the scope of the restructuring plan caught practically everyone by surprise. It also reopened a particularly sore wound in Detroit, …

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Cadillac Is Sure There’ll Be Plenty of CT6s Hanging Around Dealer Lots For You To Buy, Have No Fear

Photos: Cadillac Cadillac CT6, the would-be flagship that somehow never managed to upstage the Escalade, will end U.S. production early next year. But have no fear, Cadillac wants you to know, you should have no problem finding one on dealer lots. Hm. Dead: The Cadillac CT6 And a Ton of Other GM Cars (Updated) In …

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GM Kills Buick LaCrosse, Cadillac CT6, XTS, Chevy Cruze, Impala And Volt Production In North America

General Motors shocked the auto industry when it announced plans to close five North American plants and slash 15 percent of its salaried workforce earlier today. The initial release was light on specifics, but the company has now added a “North American Capacity Actions” sheet which spells out of the death of a number of …

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GM To Stop Production At 5 U.S And Canadian Plants, Slashes 15% Of Salaried Workers

Reports about GM’s plan to close the Oshawa plant in Ontario have proven to be true. Unfortunately, the Canadian facility is not the only one that will become idle starting next year. Things are much worse in the United States, where the automaker has announced plans to stop production at four plants from 2019. Those include …

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Here’s Everything GM Is Closing Down As It ‘Invests In The Future’

The announcement came MondayPhoto: Paul Sancya (AP) General Motors confirmed news of a major restructuring underway Monday, announcing that five North American plants will be closed, while up to 15 percent of its salaried workforce will be slashed. It marks the end of the plant that makes the Chevrolet Cruze in Ohio, the death of …

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Chevrolet Adds Z71 Trail Runner And RST To Canadian 2019 Colorado Lineup

Chevrolet Canada is expanding its Colorado range with two new special editions, the off-road Z71 Trail Runner and street-focused RST. Both mark the four-year anniversary of the return of the Colorado midsize pickup truck for the 2015 model year. Canadian customers bought 24,000 Colorados since then and now they’re rewarded with two new special edition …