Facilities

Toyota, Shell Partner on Hydrogen Station for Trucks

April 20, 2018 at 1:34 PM

Shell Oil Co.’s Equilon Enterprises subsidiary plans to build a hydrogen station at Toyota Motor Corp.’s Logistics Services port location in Long Beach, Calif.

Nissan Trims U.K. Workforce as Diesel Sales Slump

April 20, 2018 at 11:39 AM

Nissan Motor Co. plans to cut hundreds of jobs at its Sunderland, England, plant as demand for diesel-powered vehicles falls.

Cost Talks between PSA, Union Stall at Opel’s Eisenach Plant

April 17, 2018 at 11:41 AM

The outlook for the Opel assembly plant in Eisenach, Germany, is uncertain after talks about labor concessions broke down between the IG Metall union and PSA Group, Reuters reports.

BMW to Open Pilot Plant for 3D Parts

April 17, 2018 at 8:56 AM

BMW AG plans to open an additive manufacturing (3D-printing) campus early next year in Germany.

GM Plans Permanent Product Cut at Small-Car Plant in Ohio

April 16, 2018 at 12:00 AM

General Motors Co. says it will eliminate one of two production shifts at its small-car factory in Lordstown, Ohio, on June 18.

Historic VW Plant to Make Next-Gen EV Batteries

April 12, 2018 at 7:24 PM

Volkswagen AG has selected its Braunschweig, Germany, plant to produce battery systems for the company’s next-generation hybrid and full-electric vehicles.

BMW Opens Center for Autonomous Driving

April 11, 2018 at 8:49 AM

BMW AG has officially opened a research campus for autonomous car development in Unterschleissheim, Bavaria.

PSA Will Decide Fate of Vauxhall Plant in 2020

April 05, 2018 at 12:37 PM

CEO Carlos Tavares says PSA Group won’t have to decide whether to continue operations at its plant in Ellesmere Port, England, until about 2020, Reuters reports.

JLR Opens New U.S. Headquarters

March 28, 2018 at 1:53 AM

Jaguar Land Rover Ltd. has officially opened its new $30 million North American headquarters in Mahwah, N.J.

Nissan JV Opens Plant to Recycle Used EV Batteries

March 26, 2018 at 3:17 PM

4R Energy Corp., a joint venture between Nissan Motor Co. and Sumitomo Corp., is opening a plant in Namie, Japan, to recycle and fabricate lithium-ion batteries.

SAIC Plans Assembly Plant in Egypt

March 26, 2018 at 12:06 AM

SAIC Motor Corp. is pursuing plans to build a car factory in Egypt that could supply multiple Arab and African countries.

Former Viper Plant to House Historic FCA Models

March 21, 2018 at 11:40 AM

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV plans to convert a former assembly plant in Detroit into a museum that will house more than 400 historic cars and concept models—mostly from the carmaker’s American brands.