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GM confirms reports of Bolt electric car production in Michigan


General Motors, the largest US automaker and the third-biggest in the world has confirmed the earlier reports that its upcoming compact electric car would be produced in a factory near Detroit, with an investment of $200 million dedicated to the project. Alan Batey, GM's North American president, announced the decision in a speech during the Chicago auto show, adding that although ...
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