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Ford Motors


Ford employees protest closing of factory, demand Tamil Nadu govt's intervention

September 15, 2021 11:55 am

In a statement, the Chennai Ford Employees Union expressed 'shock' over the decision to shut the manufacturing unit and demanded that the management take alternative steps towards ensuring that the livelihood of the nearly 2,700 employees does not get affected.

At first meet at Ford Sanand plant, workers for job security

September 14, 2021 8:48 am

The meeting had 13 members, including two representatives from the Ford Motors management.

Gujarat: Once brimming with 3000 workers, Ford Motors plant now wears a deserted look

September 10, 2021 9:40 am

Ford Motors will be the second automobile plant to cease car manufacturing in Gujarat during the last five years, after automobile giant General Motors closed down its unit near Vadodara in 2017.

Elon Musk tweets video of Cybertruck winning tug-of-war, Ford challenges him to fresh test

November 27, 2019 12:25 pm

Elon Musk tweeted a video of the new Cybertruck winning a tug of war against a competitor from the Ford stable. An executive from Ford responded by asking for a Cybertruck to perform an "apples to apples" test.

US rejects Ford petition to delay recall of 3 million vehicles

November 18, 2017 10:14 am

The agency said it did not find the request by the second largest US automaker "reasonable under the circumstances or supported by the testing and data it has collected to date."

Ford vendors converge in Sanand, invest Rs 500 crore

July 27, 2014 4:08 am

Another German automotive supplier, Cosma International, will be setting up base on 35,000 sq mtrs of land in Sanand.

Villagers demand probe into 'custodial death'

September 01, 2013 4:16 am

Led by Shehra MLA Jetha Bharwad and Godhra MP Prabhatsinh Chauhan,a large group of people gheraoed the Godhra SP’s office on Saturday

Big corporates got govt land cheap: CAG

April 03, 2013 5:06 am

Top audit watchdog says ‘undue benefits’ given to some firms.

Ford plans to invest $142 mn in Chennai plant

January 05, 2012 12:42 am

Ford Motors will invest another $142 million in its Chennai plant to build tools for its new sports utility vehicle,the car maker said on Wednesday.

Peugeot to break ground this week for Sanand unit

November 01, 2011 3:45 am

French auto-maker Peugeot said it would hold a ground-breaking ceremony for its new manufacturing facility in Sanand on Thursday next.