The Truth About Cars » Union News http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sun, 01 May 2016 16:00:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 For Some Weird Reason, Volkswagen is Having a Hard Time Agreeing to Union Pay Hike Demands http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/for-some-weird-reason-volkswagen-is-having-a-hard-time-agreeing-to-union-pay-hike-demands/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/for-some-weird-reason-volkswagen-is-having-a-hard-time-agreeing-to-union-pay-hike-demands/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:15:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331970 It just posted its largest loss ever and is up to its eyebrows in scandal-related expenses, so what’s an automaker to do when the hands come out asking for more? That’s the situation in Wolfsburg, Germany, where the scandal-rocked Volkswagen and its workers’ labor union find themselves engaged in an uncomfortable dance, according to Automotive […]

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It just posted its largest loss ever and is up to its eyebrows in scandal-related expenses, so what’s an automaker to do when the hands come out asking for more? That’s the situation in Wolfsburg, Germany, where the scandal-rocked Volkswagen and its workers’ labor union find themselves engaged in an uncomfortable dance, according to Automotive […]

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Ford Drops $1.6 Billion on Midwestern Truck, Transmission Plants http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ford-drops-1-6-billion-on-midwestern-truck-transmission-plants/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ford-drops-1-6-billion-on-midwestern-truck-transmission-plants/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:15:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331794 You can’t get your hands on the gear-iest transmission in the land without throwing some money around first. Ford Motor Company announced today that it will spend $1.4 billion to produce their new 10-speed automatic for future F-150s, and invest $200 million into large truck production at its Ohio Assembly Plant. The big bucks are […]

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You can’t get your hands on the gear-iest transmission in the land without throwing some money around first. Ford Motor Company announced today that it will spend $1.4 billion to produce their new 10-speed automatic for future F-150s, and invest $200 million into large truck production at its Ohio Assembly Plant. The big bucks are […]

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At Volkswagen, Labor Knives Come Out for Herbert Diess http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/volkswagen-labor-knives-come-herbert-diess/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/volkswagen-labor-knives-come-herbert-diess/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2016 15:30:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1320106 Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess has a target on his back, now that the union representing the automaker’s workers has made its distrust of the company public. Labor union IG Metall slammed the company’s management in a letter published on its website, stating the company was using the diesel emissions scandal as a way of cutting staff, […]

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Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess has a target on his back, now that the union representing the automaker’s workers has made its distrust of the company public. Labor union IG Metall slammed the company’s management in a letter published on its website, stating the company was using the diesel emissions scandal as a way of cutting staff, […]

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More Ford Production Heads South of the Border, Down Mexico Way http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ford-production-heads-south-border-mexico-way/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ford-production-heads-south-border-mexico-way/#comments Tue, 05 Apr 2016 18:00:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1318722 In an announcement that’s been anticipated for months, Ford Motor Company said today it will build a small car plant in Mexico’s San Luis Potosi state. Ford will spend $1.6 billion on the facility, which starts construction this summer and will employ 2,800 workers by 2020. The automaker isn’t saying what vehicles it will produce at the […]

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In an announcement that’s been anticipated for months, Ford Motor Company said today it will build a small car plant in Mexico’s San Luis Potosi state. Ford will spend $1.6 billion on the facility, which starts construction this summer and will employ 2,800 workers by 2020. The automaker isn’t saying what vehicles it will produce at the […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Mitsubishi Has a Plan, Volvo Wants You Online, and FCA Throws Down http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mitsubishi-plan-volvo-wants-online-fca-throws/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mitsubishi-plan-volvo-wants-online-fca-throws/#comments Fri, 25 Mar 2016 15:26:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1311778 Mitsubishi confirms it is going to shoehorn another SUV into its lineup to tempt those utility-hungry Americans. That, Volvo wants everyone to buy S90s from their beds, Fiat Chrysler isn’t having a dealer’s trash talk, UAW bolsters its ranks, and your gas is going up … after the break! Mitsubishi thinks bigger Mitsubishi Motors isn’t […]

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Mitsubishi confirms it is going to shoehorn another SUV into its lineup to tempt those utility-hungry Americans. That, Volvo wants everyone to buy S90s from their beds, Fiat Chrysler isn’t having a dealer’s trash talk, UAW bolsters its ranks, and your gas is going up … after the break! Mitsubishi thinks bigger Mitsubishi Motors isn’t […]

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It’s a Day That Ends With “Y”, Meaning More Bad News for Volkswagen http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/day-ends-y-meaning-bad-news-volkswagen/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/day-ends-y-meaning-bad-news-volkswagen/#comments Tue, 08 Mar 2016 20:25:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1299761 There’s never a dull moment at Volkswagen, and today the automaker finds itself fighting battles on so many fronts they’ll soon be wishing for General Eisenhower’s plotting table. As the company steels itself for further bad terrible financial news, German prosecutors have widened their probe into the diesel emissions scandal and targeted 17 Volkswagen employees. […]

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There’s never a dull moment at Volkswagen, and today the automaker finds itself fighting battles on so many fronts they’ll soon be wishing for General Eisenhower’s plotting table. As the company steels itself for further bad terrible financial news, German prosecutors have widened their probe into the diesel emissions scandal and targeted 17 Volkswagen employees. […]

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Plant Shutdown Extended as Chrysler 200 Continues to be Unpopular http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/plant-shutdown-extended-chrysler-200-continues-unpopular/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/plant-shutdown-extended-chrysler-200-continues-unpopular/#comments Mon, 07 Mar 2016 21:23:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1299241 The midsize sedan that can’t catch a break is continuing to darken a plant where workers can’t catch a shift. The Sterling Heights, Michigan assembly plant that produces the Chrysler 200 will remain closed for another three weeks, Automotive News reports, extending the temporary closure to a total of nine weeks. Slow sales and a steep […]

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The midsize sedan that can’t catch a break is continuing to darken a plant where workers can’t catch a shift. The Sterling Heights, Michigan assembly plant that produces the Chrysler 200 will remain closed for another three weeks, Automotive News reports, extending the temporary closure to a total of nine weeks. Slow sales and a steep […]

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Meanwhile, in Serbian Union: Charcoal and Darts! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/meanwhile-serbian-union-charcoal-darts/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/meanwhile-serbian-union-charcoal-darts/#comments Mon, 22 Feb 2016 19:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1288561 Union workers at the Fiat 500L factory in Serbia (the same factory that built those fancy Yugos) have been demanding raises and the addition of another model for months. The union representing those workers has promised it will work with the manufacturer to meet worker demands. But, if the latest newsletter is any indication of progress, there’s been none: the […]

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Union workers at the Fiat 500L factory in Serbia (the same factory that built those fancy Yugos) have been demanding raises and the addition of another model for months. The union representing those workers has promised it will work with the manufacturer to meet worker demands. But, if the latest newsletter is any indication of progress, there’s been none: the […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Ford Leaving Japan, Indonesia; Detroit’s Big Show; Kia Rio GT Coming? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-ford-leaving-japan-indonesia-detroits-big-show-kia-rio-gt-coming/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-ford-leaving-japan-indonesia-detroits-big-show-kia-rio-gt-coming/#comments Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:00:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1272793 The big Blue Oval is setting in the Land of the Rising Sun. That, Volkswagen’s labor boss doesn’t like what he hears, Detroit’s big show and Kia’s big plans for the Rio … after the break! Ford closing up shop in Japan, Indonesia Ford will shutter its operations and business in Japan and Indonesia by […]

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The big Blue Oval is setting in the Land of the Rising Sun. That, Volkswagen’s labor boss doesn’t like what he hears, Detroit’s big show and Kia’s big plans for the Rio … after the break! Ford closing up shop in Japan, Indonesia Ford will shutter its operations and business in Japan and Indonesia by […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Don’t Leave Europe Out of the Party, Bizarre End To GM Lawsuit, and 2015’s Recall-mania http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-dont-leave-europe-party-bizarre-end-gm-lawsuit-2015s-recall-mania/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-dont-leave-europe-party-bizarre-end-gm-lawsuit-2015s-recall-mania/#comments Fri, 22 Jan 2016 16:00:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1271513 Volkswagen to European diesel owners: “Why you mad?” That, the mailman can’t deliver on the first lawsuit against GM, Caddies built in China and 51.3 million cars were recalled in 2015 … after the break! German officials criticizing Volkswagen for unfair treatment Justice officials in Germany are telling Volkswagen that treating American and European owners differently “cannot […]

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Volkswagen to European diesel owners: “Why you mad?” That, the mailman can’t deliver on the first lawsuit against GM, Caddies built in China and 51.3 million cars were recalled in 2015 … after the break! German officials criticizing Volkswagen for unfair treatment Justice officials in Germany are telling Volkswagen that treating American and European owners differently “cannot […]

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TTAC News Roundup: Nissan’s LeMans Project Garaged, UAW Wants To Talk to VW, and How Much For Pep Boys? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/ttac-news-roundup-nissans-lemans-project-garaged-uaw-wants-talk-vw-much-pep-boys/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/ttac-news-roundup-nissans-lemans-project-garaged-uaw-wants-talk-vw-much-pep-boys/#comments Wed, 23 Dec 2015 17:00:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1249241 From DNF to DNS, the Nissan GT-R LM project has finally been retired. That, and it’s lights out for some Crown Vics, the UAW just wants to talk, Hyundai will spend more to lend more, and more … after the break. Nissan finally axes Nismo LMP1 racer Nissan on Tuesday quietly axed its GT-R LMP1 […]

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From DNF to DNS, the Nissan GT-R LM project has finally been retired. That, and it’s lights out for some Crown Vics, the UAW just wants to talk, Hyundai will spend more to lend more, and more … after the break. Nissan finally axes Nismo LMP1 racer Nissan on Tuesday quietly axed its GT-R LMP1 […]

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Carl Icahn Offers to Buy Pep Boys for $863 Million http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/carl-icahn-offered-buy-pep-boys-863-million/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/carl-icahn-offered-buy-pep-boys-863-million/#comments Tue, 08 Dec 2015 17:00:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1237881 After disclosing that he had purchased a 12-percent stake of the company, billionaire investor Carl Icahn submitted an offer of $863 million for the Pep Boys chain of automotive parts stores, according to the New York Times. Icahn’s offer Tuesday of $15.50 per share is higher than Bridgestone’s offer of $15 per share in October […]

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After disclosing that he had purchased a 12-percent stake of the company, billionaire investor Carl Icahn submitted an offer of $863 million for the Pep Boys chain of automotive parts stores, according to the New York Times. Icahn’s offer Tuesday of $15.50 per share is higher than Bridgestone’s offer of $15 per share in October […]

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Nissan’s Mississippi Plant Latest Battleground for UAW in Southern Plants http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/nissans-mississippi-plant-latest-battleground-uaw-southern-plants/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/nissans-mississippi-plant-latest-battleground-uaw-southern-plants/#comments Mon, 07 Dec 2015 15:00:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1237185 The National Labor Relations Board accused Nissan of violating workers’ rights by creating a uniform policy for its workers at its Canton, Mississippi plant. According to the charges, Nissan introduced a policy in 2014 that barred workers from wearing pro- or anti-union clothing at its Canton facility and at its plants in Smyrna and Decherd, Tennessee. […]

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The National Labor Relations Board accused Nissan of violating workers’ rights by creating a uniform policy for its workers at its Canton, Mississippi plant. According to the charges, Nissan introduced a policy in 2014 that barred workers from wearing pro- or anti-union clothing at its Canton facility and at its plants in Smyrna and Decherd, Tennessee. […]

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United Auto Workers Wins First Vote At Volkswagen’s Chattanooga Plant http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/united-auto-workers-wins-first-vote-volkswagens-chattanooga-plant/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/united-auto-workers-wins-first-vote-volkswagens-chattanooga-plant/#comments Sat, 05 Dec 2015 16:00:06 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1236481 Skilled trades workers at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga Assembly Plant in Tennessee voted Friday overwhelmingly to join the United Auto Workers union, the first UAW victory at an automotive plant in the South, Reuters reported. The union vote was the first victory for the UAW, who tried unsuccessfully in February to unionize the entire plant, which included nearly 1,500 production workers. […]

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Skilled trades workers at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga Assembly Plant in Tennessee voted Friday overwhelmingly to join the United Auto Workers union, the first UAW victory at an automotive plant in the South, Reuters reported. The union vote was the first victory for the UAW, who tried unsuccessfully in February to unionize the entire plant, which included nearly 1,500 production workers. […]

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Ford Spends $1.3B on Super Duty Plant in Kentucky So You Don’t Have To Wait Again http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/ford-spends-1-3b-super-duty-plant-kentucky-dont-wait/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/ford-spends-1-3b-super-duty-plant-kentucky-dont-wait/#comments Tue, 01 Dec 2015 18:00:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1232353 Ford announced Tuesday that it would spend $1.3 billion to retool, update and build a new body shop for its Louisville, Kentucky plant, which produces its Super Duty truck and large SUVs. The announced spending, which will create 2,000 jobs at the plant, is part of Ford’s new contract with the United Auto Workers — […]

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Ford announced Tuesday that it would spend $1.3 billion to retool, update and build a new body shop for its Louisville, Kentucky plant, which produces its Super Duty truck and large SUVs. The announced spending, which will create 2,000 jobs at the plant, is part of Ford’s new contract with the United Auto Workers — […]

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Ford Softens Labor Impact Under New Agreement http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-softens-labor-impact-new-agreement/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-softens-labor-impact-new-agreement/#comments Mon, 30 Nov 2015 17:00:53 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1231937 Ford will pay only 1.5-percent more in labor costs each year under a new contract with the United Auto Workers, the automaker reported Monday. Ford announced it would take a $600 million charge this year to pay out the $10,000 ratification bonuses to their workers as part of the new deal. The new deal allows […]

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Ford will pay only 1.5-percent more in labor costs each year under a new contract with the United Auto Workers, the automaker reported Monday. Ford announced it would take a $600 million charge this year to pay out the $10,000 ratification bonuses to their workers as part of the new deal. The new deal allows […]

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Ford UAW Workers Narrowly Approve Contract, UAW Executive Board Ratifies GM Deal http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-uaw-workers-narrowly-approve-contract-uaw-executive-board-ratifies-gm-deal/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-uaw-workers-narrowly-approve-contract-uaw-executive-board-ratifies-gm-deal/#comments Sat, 21 Nov 2015 11:34:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1223897 A week before Thanksgiving, the United Auto Workers and all of the domestic automakers know they will enter the holiday season without having to worry about a strike. According to the Detroit News, the UAW announced late Friday that their members at Ford approved a proposed contract by a narrow 51.4-percent margin. That news followed closely the […]

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A week before Thanksgiving, the United Auto Workers and all of the domestic automakers know they will enter the holiday season without having to worry about a strike. According to the Detroit News, the UAW announced late Friday that their members at Ford approved a proposed contract by a narrow 51.4-percent margin. That news followed closely the […]

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UAW Contract With Ford On The Ropes http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/uaw-contract-with-ford-on-the-ropes/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/uaw-contract-with-ford-on-the-ropes/#comments Thu, 19 Nov 2015 20:27:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1223129 My, that went downhill quickly. United Auto Workers at a large Ford facility in Chicago voted 2-to-1 against a proposed contract with the automaker, according to the local union’s Facebook page (via Automotive News). According to the final tally, more than 2,000 workers at the Chicago plant voted against the contract, with only 99o to approve the […]

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My, that went downhill quickly. United Auto Workers at a large Ford facility in Chicago voted 2-to-1 against a proposed contract with the automaker, according to the local union’s Facebook page (via Automotive News). According to the final tally, more than 2,000 workers at the Chicago plant voted against the contract, with only 99o to approve the […]

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Ford Workers in Kansas City Turn Down Proposed UAW Deal http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-workers-kansas-city-turn-proposed-uaw-deal/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-workers-kansas-city-turn-proposed-uaw-deal/#comments Mon, 16 Nov 2015 20:00:52 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1220345 Ford workers in Kansas City voted down a proposed contract between the automaker and the United Auto Workers, the local union reported on its Facebook page (via Automotive News). Kansas City produces many of the company’s profitable F-150 trucks. According to the final tally, 54 percent of union workers and just over 50 percent of skilled […]

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Ford workers in Kansas City voted down a proposed contract between the automaker and the United Auto Workers, the local union reported on its Facebook page (via Automotive News). Kansas City produces many of the company’s profitable F-150 trucks. According to the final tally, 54 percent of union workers and just over 50 percent of skilled […]

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Big Three Go Long On SUV, Truck Production in North America http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/big-three-go-long-suv-truck-production-north-america/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/big-three-go-long-suv-truck-production-north-america/#comments Mon, 16 Nov 2015 19:25:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1220273 Detroit automakers may be betting high-profit SUVs and trucks are a better fit for their domestic plants as those automakers shift production away from cars to make room for larger, high-margin vehicles. Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will largely shift production of their cars to Mexico and bring more trucks and SUVs to North American […]

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Detroit automakers may be betting high-profit SUVs and trucks are a better fit for their domestic plants as those automakers shift production away from cars to make room for larger, high-margin vehicles. Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will largely shift production of their cars to Mexico and bring more trucks and SUVs to North American […]

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Ford Deal With UAW Gets First Big Boost http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-deal-with-uaw-gets-first-big-boost/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-deal-with-uaw-gets-first-big-boost/#comments Sun, 15 Nov 2015 18:00:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1219777 United Auto Workers in Wayne, Michigan initially approved their four-year contract with Ford last week, signaling the first major victory for the the tentative deal, Automotive News reported. Bill Johnson, who is UAW Local 900 president for the facility, told Automotive News that 81 percent of production workers and 83 percent of skilled trades workers approved […]

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United Auto Workers in Wayne, Michigan initially approved their four-year contract with Ford last week, signaling the first major victory for the the tentative deal, Automotive News reported. Bill Johnson, who is UAW Local 900 president for the facility, told Automotive News that 81 percent of production workers and 83 percent of skilled trades workers approved […]

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What’s Going On With The UAW Deal With GM? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/whats-going-on-with-the-uaw-deal-with-gm/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/whats-going-on-with-the-uaw-deal-with-gm/#comments Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:10:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1219209 On Thursday, United Auto Workers Vice President Cindy Estrada told local union officials that she would recommend to union President Dennis Williams that the labor group ratify its contract with General Motors despite its rejection by skilled trades workers, according to Automotive News. On Friday, Williams announced on the UAW’s website that the union would go […]

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On Thursday, United Auto Workers Vice President Cindy Estrada told local union officials that she would recommend to union President Dennis Williams that the labor group ratify its contract with General Motors despite its rejection by skilled trades workers, according to Automotive News. On Friday, Williams announced on the UAW’s website that the union would go […]

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General Motors to Import Chinese-Made Buick to U.S. By Late 2016 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/general-motors-set-import-chinese-made-buick-u-s-late-2016/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/general-motors-set-import-chinese-made-buick-u-s-late-2016/#comments Fri, 13 Nov 2015 14:45:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1218377 General Motors announced Thursday it will import a Buick crossover from China to the United States by the end of 2016, much to the UAW’s disappointment. According to the Detroit Free Press, the crossover in question, the Envision, is currently produced at a facility in the Shandong province. The Buick brand itself is doing well […]

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General Motors announced Thursday it will import a Buick crossover from China to the United States by the end of 2016, much to the UAW’s disappointment. According to the Detroit Free Press, the crossover in question, the Envision, is currently produced at a facility in the Shandong province. The Buick brand itself is doing well […]

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UAW’s Contract Includes Protections For Gender Identity, Expression for Nearly 400,000 Workers http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/uaws-contract-includes-protections-gender-identity-expression-nearly-400000-workers/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/uaws-contract-includes-protections-gender-identity-expression-nearly-400000-workers/#comments Wed, 11 Nov 2015 19:10:06 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1217321 The United Auto Workers in its latest proposed contract with Ford will protect workers from discrimination based on those workers’ gender identities or expressions, a potentially sweeping measure for a normally conservative industry. According to the contract, the proposed agreement would protect any employee regardless of “race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender […]

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The United Auto Workers in its latest proposed contract with Ford will protect workers from discrimination based on those workers’ gender identities or expressions, a potentially sweeping measure for a normally conservative industry. According to the contract, the proposed agreement would protect any employee regardless of “race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender […]

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Ford-UAW Deal: Ford Ranger and Bronco In, Taurus Out http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-uaw-deal-ford-ranger-and-bronco-in-taurus-out/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/ford-uaw-deal-ford-ranger-and-bronco-in-taurus-out/#comments Wed, 11 Nov 2015 18:20:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1217233 Ford fanboys (this one included) will finally get the Wrangler-fighting sport utility they’ve been yearning for since the demise of the Blue Oval’s two-door SUV in the mid ’90s. According to the Detroit Free Press, Ford is looking to get back into the newly re-energized midsize truck game with its global Ranger, and that truck brings with it a […]

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Ford fanboys (this one included) will finally get the Wrangler-fighting sport utility they’ve been yearning for since the demise of the Blue Oval’s two-door SUV in the mid ’90s. According to the Detroit Free Press, Ford is looking to get back into the newly re-energized midsize truck game with its global Ranger, and that truck brings with it a […]

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