/

Browse gm layoffs articles

Opel’s Bochum plant to be closed in 2016


Opel told its 3,000 employees from the Bochum plant in Germany that it has no alternative but to end vehicle production in 2016. Despite the carmaker's efforts to rescue car manufacturing at the plant, there is no other solution but to shut it down at the end of the current Zafira's life cycle. "The main reasons are the dramatic declines in ...
Read more

related more
spacer
spacer

More gm layoffs articles

GM targets $500 million in cost savings, plans job cuts in Europe
General Motors aims to reduce costs by $500 million between 2013 and 2015 and plans to make further job cuts in Europe. The move is part of GM's plan to break ...
Opel plans cutting 30 percent of administrative jobs, report says
General Motors' Opel subsidiary is reportedly planning to lay off 30 percent of its administrative jobs at the company headquarters in Russelsheim, according to a report from Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. The ...
Brazil: General Motors is preparing for ‘Drastic’ Layoffs –Union
U.S. based automaker General Motors is preparing a "drastic" number of layoffs in Brazil later this month, as the demand for new vehicles is still very low, an autoworkers union ...

latest automotive news
Volkswagen set to take Toyota’s reign in the global auto sales
Volkswagen is set to overtake Toyota Motor Corp as no. 1 in the vehicle sales industry by rapidly expanding to ...
Autonomous cars on British roads by 2015
The British government announced yesterday new laws concerning autonomous cars on the UK roads by January 2015. The Highway Code ...
Toyota stays no. 1 in global vehicle sales
Toyota Motor Corp announced that its first-half group wide global sales rose 3.8%, meaning 5,097 million vehicles sold, setting a ...
F1 ‘popularity’ meeting cancelled
Jul.31 (GMM/Inautonews.com) A crisis meeting to plot formula one's future has been cancelled. The meeting was set to take place ...
Mitsubishi sells 33,000 Outlander PHEVs worldwide
Even if it is not available in the United States, Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-in Hybrid is doing really well in Europe ...
Chevrolet focused on China market
Chevrolet is set to continue growing around the globe and has recently set its mind on China, where next year ...
China plant not in Lexus’ plans
Lexus does not plan to join the carmakers manufacturing in China, remaining the only big luxury brand without a factory ...
Dark picture for the Global Auto Industry
European car makers have painted a murky portrait of the global auto market this Wednesday as concerns about Latin America ...
Review – Hungarian GP 2014 Ricciardo strikes again
Daniel Ricciardo’s first win was a lucky one, benefitting from the technical issues encountered by the Mercedes pair. His second ...
Ferrari California T test mule seen in Spain
A mysterious test mule of the recently unveiled Ferrari California T has been spotted out in Southern Spain, where it ...
BMW X4 gets tuned by Manhart Performance
The aftermarket specialists from Manhart Performance have officially unveiled a new performance upgrade kit for the BMW X4, in the ...
Mercedes-Benz MLC63 AMG spied
The top of the line version of the upcoming BMW X6 fighter, the Mercedes-Benz MLC63 AMG, has been recently caught ...
Mercedes-Benz B-Class facelift caught on the open road
The facelifted version of the Mercedes-Benz B-Class has been recently caught on camera by our spy photographers who have spotted ...
Nissan might still produce the iDX
The Japanese based automaker Nissan has a pretty good chance of putting the iDX into production in the nearby future, ...
[VIDEO] See a McLaren P1 street race a modified Nissan GT-R
The McLaren P1 and the Nissan GT-R are two different performance vehicles, but what happens when you put the two ...
[VIDEO] Alfa Romeo 4C gets tested out by Motor Trend
The guys from Motor Trend have recently taken on the brand new Alfa Romeo 4C in their latest Ignition episode, ...
[VIDEO] 2016 Audi SQ7 spied
The German based automaker Audi has been recently spotted while testing out the brand new SQ7, on the Nurburgring. Several days ...
Chrysler merger likely to be approved by Fiat investors
This Friday the Fiat shareholders will meet for the last time in Italy where they will probably approve the merger ...