|GM STATEMENT ON PRODUCTION ANNOUNCEMENT|
| ||General Motors today announced initiatives to strengthen and align its production output at key U.S. manufacturing operations. The plans include investing more than $900 million in three facilities — Toledo Transmission Operations in Ohio, Lansing Grand River in Michigan and Bedford Casting Operations in Indiana — to prepare the facilities for future product programs.
GM also announced plans to align production output with demand for cars built at the Lordstown, Ohio, and Lansing Grand River...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET ANNOUNCES CAMARO 50TH ANNIVERSARY ACTIVITIES|
|DETROIT – Fifty years to the day after the Camaro name was publically revealed, Chevrolet today announced plans to commemorate Camaro's 50th anniversary this summer during the Woodward Dream Cruise presented by Chevrolet.
The activities include:
◾A celebration at and tours of the Lansing Grand River plant, where the Camaro is built, on Aug. 18
◾'Camaros and Coffee' in Detroit, on Aug. 19
◾A special Camaro heritage display at Chevrolet's site for the Woodward Dream Cruise, on ...[Read more...]|
|LANSING GRAND RIVER BUILDS MILLIONTH CADILLAC|
|LANSING, Mich. – The millionth Cadillac built at the Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant rolled off the line today. Fittingly, the milestone vehicle is an early model of the redesigned 2014 CTS sedan, which goes on sale in October.
Lansing Grand River, or LGR as it is known, has been a dedicated rear wheel-drive assembly plant since it opened in late 2001. Every CTS ever made has been built there.
In addition to the CTS, the plant also assembles the award-winning ATS sport sedan, the...[Read more...]|
|GM INVESTS $44.5 MILLION IN LANSING GRAND RIVER PLANT|
|• New logistics center improves efficiency and quality, creates 200 jobs|
LANSING, Mich. – General Motors today announced a $44.5 million investment to build a Logistics Optimization Center at its Lansing Grand River Assembly plant, creating 200 new jobs.
The investment will be used to build a 400,000-square-foot building adjacent to the plant to sequence and assemble parts to make manufacturing more flexible at the site. Lansing Grand River is home of the Cadillac ATS, the N...[Read more...]
|Joe Bortz to Host Historic Dream Car Discussion Panel|
|Dream car collector and historian Joe Bortz has prepared a special treat for participants at the 40th Annual Pontiac-Oakland Club International Convention in St. Charles Illinois, this coming July 17-21. In addition to bringing his four historic Pontiac Dream Cars, he has also assembled a panel, conisisting of two noted designers, a retired engineer and two veteran authors to examine the topic of Pontiac's early concept vehicles. The panel discussion will be held on Friday, July 20th at 1...[Read more...]|