Ford to close Indian car factories citing poor sales, resulting in loss of 4,000 jobs


Ford has announced plans to wind down its manufacturing and assembly operations in India, which will result in the loss of around 4,000 jobs.
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Redundancies at Jaguar Land Rover


Workers at the Jaguar Land Rover factory in Halewood have been asked to consider voluntary redundancy in a bid to keep costs in check amid the on
Unions concerned about Aston Martin's commitment to Wales plant

Unions concerned about Aston's commitment to Wales


A Welsh union has expressed its concern about Aston Martin's commitment to the country.
Eight hundred jobs in jeopardy at Vauxhall factory in Ellesmere Port

Eight hundred jobs in jeopardy at Vauxhall factory


Eight hundred jobs could be lost at Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port factory as the company is decides whether or not to close the plant.
Brazilian Ford workers protest factory closures

Brazilian Ford workers protest factory closures


Ford workers in Brazil have gathered at the gates of a manufacturing plant to protest the car maker's decision to end its Brazilian production.
UK car production plummets to near 10-year low

Car production in the UK plummets


The number of cars rolling off production lines in the UK has continued to decline; falling to its lowest level for almost a decade.

Honda will definitely close Swindon plant in 2021


Honda has confirmed it will shut down its Swindon plant by 2021, claiming "no viable alternatives" to the closure have been found.

Dyson will build electric cars in Singapore


Dyson has confirmed it will build its electric cars at a new factory in Singapore — though R&D work will still take place at its base in the UK.
Jaguar Land Rover to temporarily shut down Solihull factory

JLR will close Solihull plant for two weeks


A downturn in demand has prompted Jaguar Land Rover to temporarily close its Solihull factory for a fortnight from October 22.

Fiat workers protest protest £99m Ronaldo signing


Fiat workers are striking in response to the Juventus football team (co-owned by a large Fiat investor) signing Christiano Ronaldo for £99m.
Land Rover Discovery production to shift from Solihull to Slovakia

Land Rover Discovery production to leave UK


Production of the Land Rover Discovery premium SUV will be relocated to a factory in Slovakia, parent company Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed.
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Video: Watching the Porsche 911 engine come to life...


A six-minute video that reveals the inner workings of Porsche's new Zuffenhausen engine plant might seem the preserve of ardent car enthusiasts but...