According to the New York Times, General Motors said that it was investing $2.2 billion in a Detroit plant where it will produce all-electric trucks and sport utility vehicles, fulfilling a key promise made during last year’s union negotiations.
- What other efforts are afoot in Detroit to reinvigorate Detroit, the legacy center of the American automotive industry?
- What is Michigan MEGA and its role in this reinvigoration?
- How many vehicles has GM built at Detroit-Hamtramck since it opened in 1985?
- According to the article, how many automotive jobs have been created in the Detroit area in recent years?
Chokshi, N. (2020). G.M. Making Detroit Plant a Hub of Electric and A.V. Efforts. The New York Times, Jan. 27 (Retrievable online at https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/27/business/gm-detroit-electric.html )