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  1. Ford Turkey Unit to Produce New Cargo Trucks

    Ford Brand News - Global
    Ford Turkey Unit to Produce New Cargo Trucks, Hurriyet Reports By Aydan Eksin Jun 27, 2011 Bloomberg Ford Otomotiv Sanayi AS (FROTO), Ford Motor Co. (F)’s Turkish unit in partnership with Koc Holding AS (KCHOL), will invest $75 million in research and development to make new Cargo trucks...
  2. Ford's Turkish unit aims to boost U.S. sales

    Ford Corporate News
    Ford's Turkish unit aims to boost U.S. sales Automotive News -- December 20, 2010 - 12:01 am ET ISTANBUL (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co.'s Turkish unit, one of the finalists in a competition to supply New York taxis, aims to increase sales to the United States by 50 percent in 2011, CEO Nuri...
  3. Whitacre reorganizes GM's South America operations as regional unit

    General Motors Discussion
    GM's operations in South America are being made into a regional organization, the company announced Tuesday. The business unit will be taken out from under the International Operations division run by Tim Lee. More...
  4. GM carves out a new South American unit

    General Motors Discussion
    General Motors Co. has carved up its international operations to create a unit that will serve South America where it controls about 20 percent of the market. More...
  5. Ford Selling Mexico Power Transfer Unit

    Ford Corporate News
    DEARBORN, Mich, Ford Motor Co. said Monday it has reached a non-binding proposal with Linamar Corp., a diversified manufacturing company, outlining the potential sale of its Mexico-based power transfer unit business. Financial terms were not disclosed. The Converca I Plant in Nuevo Laredo...
  6. AP:DaimlerChrysler's Chairman Confirms It Is in Talks to Sell Beleaguered Unit

    Ford Motor Company Discussion
    BERLIN — Confirming weeks of conjecture and rumor, DaimlerChrysler AG's chairman said Wednesday that it has been in talks with people about the sale of its struggling Chrysler unit. "In this context, I can confirm that we are talking with some of the potential partners who have shown a clear...
  7. Volvo to buy Ingersoll-Rand road unit for $1.3 billion

    Ford Motor Company Discussion
    STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - World number two truck maker Volvo said on Tuesday it would buy the road construction machinery business of diversified U.S. manufacturer Ingersoll-Rand for $1.3 billion in cash. The agreement extended a buying spree by Volvo, whose war chest is packed from years of strong...
  8. Nissan Diesel to become Volvo's wholly owned unit

    European Competition
    TOKYO — Japanese truck maker Nissan Diesel Motor Co said Tuesday it has decided to give the nod to a buyout bid from its largest shareholder, AB Volvo