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Tesla to revamp California plant for Model X production


The electric automaker has moved to idle its only manufacturing facility. The move allows the company to add additional robots to the production line as well as prepare it to build its second model, the Model X crossover. The production halt is the first since Tesla started producing cars, signaling the company’s decision to accelerate its Model S sedan production as ...
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Audi to add third shift at Hungarian factory
Audi plans to manufacture its new generation TT sports car at its plant in Gyor, Hungary. To prepare for the car’s production launch it’s now going to add a third ...
BMW favors exports from the US
While traditionally German premium brands have localized much of their production base to their home country, in recent years they moved to expand their export operations to other countries. One big ...
GM replaces defective ignition switches with… faulty kits
General Motors, which has been going through a huge public scandal with regards to its mishandling of a delayed recall of 2.6 million cars with defective ignition switches, seems to ...
South African strike disrupts General Motors output
The unappeased labor movements in South Africa made another automotive victim – with general Motors forced to suspend auto production at its most important plant in the country due to ...
Toyota boosts Lexus capacity with third Japan plant
Toyota Motor Corp, the world’s largest automaker has announced that its Lexus premium vehicles will start in August assembly work at the company’s Motomachi plant in Japan. The carmaker announced the ...
BMW officially announces Mexico plant investment
After it was running the mile in the rumor mill, with all details unveiled, yesterday the world’s largest premium automaker officially unveiled its $1 billion Mexican factory investment. After Audi and ...
Fourth PSA China factory gets approval
French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen, Europe’s second largest, announced that it received approval from local Chinese authorities to start building its fourth manufacturing facility alongside partner Dongfeng Motor Group. PSA – ...
Top news: explosion kills one, injures eight at GM factory
A chemical based explosion occurred at a General Motors plant in the vicinity of Fort Wayne, Indiana, with the US automaker saying there was one fatality and another eight persons ...
Report – BMW’s Mexico plant to reach 150,000 units capacity
BMW’s move to add a second plant in North America seems to be the most reported subject lately when it comes to the premium automaker, with an official announcement due ...

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