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  • Ford to add 1,200 jobs at Flat Rock plant

    Ford to add 1,200 jobs at Flat Rock plant

    by Tyrel Linkhorn Toledo Blade September 10, 2012 FLAT ROCK, Mich. –Ford Motor Co. officials said Monday that the automaker’s big investment in its assembly plant here — one that will bring 1,200 additional jobs — is further proof that Ford is committed to putting better cars on the road and to doing much of it from its home state of Michigan… Next year, the plant will begin building the all-new 2013 Ford Fusion midsize sedan, a highly anticipated model [...]

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  • Help Wanted: Automakers Revving Up Engineering Jobs

    Help Wanted: Automakers Revving Up Engineering Jobs

    by Phil LeBeau CNBC September 7, 2012 As the auto industry rebounds in the U.S. it is creating a strong demand for engineers. In fact, one recruiter said the auto industry is seeking more than a thousand engineers. “Right now there is a lot of work in alternative power trains, electric vehicles, human/machine interface and vehicle connectivity all of these require a different skill set than your standard mechanical or electrical engineers of the past,” said Carla Bailo with Nissan [...]

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  • Gas Prices Rise, but So Do Auto Sales

    Gas Prices Rise, but So Do Auto Sales

    by Bill Vlasic New York Times September 4, 2012 DETROIT ‚Äî In the past, nothing slowed down strong car sales faster than a spike in gasoline prices. But these days, consumers simply switch to more fuel-efficient models. Read more…

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  • Ford Set to Gain in the Hybrid Vehicle Market

    Ford Set to Gain in the Hybrid Vehicle Market

    by Jeff Siegel, Energy & Capital

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