TITLE

GM slims car plan in favor of trucks

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Joe
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;6/14/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5824, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on General Motors' decision to delay plans to build automobiles in an assembly plant in Ingersoll, Ontario and pursue its objective of making additional trucks instead. Initial plan to start producing automobiles from its Delta program from its plant in Ontario; Search for ways to increase truck output at the CAMI Automotive Inc. plant.
ACCESSION #
1960118

 

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