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March 22, 2019 - 3:37 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump criticized European auto makers Friday, suggesting he could impose tariffs on imports from companies such as BMW and Mercedes unless they build more plants in the United States. In an interview with Fox Business Network's Maria Bartiromo, Trump said that he...
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March 22, 2019 - 10:31 am
The automaker is spending $300 million at its plant in Orion Township.
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March 21, 2019 - 9:18 am
He's had a 42-year career with the automaker.
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Bud Zaouk KEA Technologies Alcohol Sensing Car
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March 20, 2019 - 3:36 pm
"We can measure with very high precision and accuracy exactly how much alcohol is in your blood."
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This Feb. 15, 2018, file photo shows a Ford logo on a vehicle at the Pittsburgh Auto Show in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
March 20, 2019 - 1:22 pm
Most of the new workers will build a new generation of electric vehicles at Ford's existing factory in Flat Rock.
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FILE- In a file photo from July 14, 2015, Norwood Jewell, Vice President of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US Department, United Auto Workers, during the opening of contract negotiations in Detroit. The former vice president has been charged with conspiracy in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler to buy meals, golf and other perks with money from the automaker. It's the latest development in the government's investigation of how officials at Fiat Chrysler and the UAW enriched themselves by using money set aside for a job-training center. The conspiracy charge against Jewell was filed Monday, March 18, 2019, as a criminal information, which means a guilty plea is likely. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
March 18, 2019 - 3:56 pm
DETROIT (AP) — A former vice president at the United Auto Workers was charged Monday in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler executives to buy meals, golf and other perks with the automaker's money — the highest-ranking official snagged in an investigation that has exposed corruption between labor and...
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March 17, 2019 - 8:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump stepped up his pressure on General Motors to reopen an Ohio manufacturing plant that recently closed and put 1,700 people out of work. Trump's arm-twisting came in a series of separate tweets on Saturday and Sunday . He capped his weekend rant against the GM...
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March 16, 2019 - 11:28 am
It's the first autonomous car to be added to the museum’s collection.
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Tesla's Model Y is displayed at Tesla's design studio Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Hawthorne, Calif. The Model Y may be Tesla's most important product yet as it attempts to expand into the mainstream and generate enough cash to repay massive debts that threaten to topple the Palo Alto, Calif., company. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
March 15, 2019 - 8:08 am
"It has the functionality of an SUV, but it will ride like a sports car."
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March 15, 2019 - 7:48 am
The company has already paid some $20 billion in fines and civil settlements.
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