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Foreign automakers pay from $38 to $65 per hour to non-union workers

Foreign automakers pay from $38 to $65 per hour to non-union workers

Filed under: Earnings/Financials, UAW/Unions, BMW, Chevrolet, Fiat, Ford, GM, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Toyota, VolkswagenA study of labor costs among foreign automakers in the US shows a ten-dollar gap between the per-hour rates of the domestics and the imports. The difference between the Detroit 3 and their import competition equates to $250 more in labor costs per car for the domestics.Continue... [Read more...]


Weekly Recap: Revisting the BBC report that ended Jeremy Clarkson’s Top Gear run

Weekly Recap: Revisting the BBC report that ended Jeremy Clarkson’s Top Gear run

Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Plants/Manufacturing, Chevrolet, GM, LincolnWe curate the week's events with a focus on Jeremy Clarkson and Top Gear. Plus, other news and notes from around the car world.Continue reading Weekly Recap: Revisting the BBC report that ended Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear runWeekly Recap: Revisting the BBC report that ended Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear run originally appeared... [Read more...]


‘Tomorrowland’ movie will advertise Chevy Volt, E-NVs

‘Tomorrowland’ movie will advertise Chevy Volt, E-NVs

Filed under: Green, Marketing/Advertising, TV/Movies, Chevrolet, Hatchback, HybridThe 2016 Chevrolet Volt and the EN-V concept car will make an appearance in the Disney movie 'Tomorrowland' starring George Clooney, opening on May 22. The sci-fi mystery will kick off the ad campaign for the next-generation hybrid.Continue reading 'Tomorrowland' movie will advertise Chevy Volt, E-NVs'Tomorrowland' movie... [Read more...]