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Work is officially underway at VW's Chattanooga, TN factory, as over 500,000 square feet of factory space is added to accommodate a new CUV and 2,000 more workers.

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General Motors is scheduling downtime at its Orion Assembly and Oshawa factories to adjust the supply of several models. This is at least the third planned idling at Orion this year.

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Former Tata boss, Ratan Tata, confirms that Jaguar Land Rover is at least looking at locations in North America to build a future factory. The plant might not necessarily be in the US, though.

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Hesketh Motorcycles was only revived a year ago but has already shown some success. The brand is now looking towards the future and wants to build a two-wheel interpretation of the Bugatti Veyron as its next bike.

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Toyota's New Video Series Takes Us Behind The Scenes

In a series of newly released videos and photos, Toyota is taking people behind the scenes at its Motomachi factory campus to show off the 13 people responsible for putting together the Mirai fuel cell vehicle.

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Workers at an automotive seat factory in Mississippi are protesting what they say are low wages and poor working conditions as they attempt to unionize in what could become a new front for the United Auto Workers in the state.

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Volkswagen plans to end Eos production completely at its plant in Portugal in May. European customers have until late March to make any final orders for the hardtop convertible.

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Due to the weak value of the yen, Toyota is on track to have four times the per-vehicle profit of its US competitors, The Detroit News reports. Some allege currency manipulation gives the automaker an edge.

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Plus: Notes On The Chrysler Town & Country, Rolls-Royce's SUV And More Auto Hacking

We curate the week's events with a focus on Ferrari's provocative Formula One design. Plus, other news and notes from the auto business.

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A recent labor dispute in the UK may be souring Jaguar Land Rover on a reported US factory, with the company looking at Austria and Turkey instead.

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But Not Before A New Factory And Another Surprise Arrive This Year

Pagani is currently working to complete the remaining 29 Huayras and its new factory before it's ready to release the Huayra Roadster... and maybe another surprise.

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Honda says parts shortages caused by the West Coast ports labor dispute have become severe enough to impede production of the Honda Accord, Civic and CR-V, as well as some Acura models.

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Toledo, OH, is still fighting to win the rights to build the next-generation Jeep Wrangler, but the death of its mayor has been a hard blow.

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Subaru is on roll in 2015, producing the 15 millionth Boxer engine this month, and the 14 millionth Symmetrical all-wheel-drive system last month.

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The West Coast labor dispute between the dockworkers union and port owners is continuing to affect Japanese automakers with factories in the United States. Subaru, Honda, Toyota and Nissan are all airlifting some parts into the country to avoid shortages.

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If you have been saving to buy a new Huayra, we've got bad news for you: Pagani has sold them all. But the exotic automaker might still have some things in the works.

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Volkswagen has recognized a second union at its Chattanooga factory. This one is called the American Council of Employees and positions itself as an anti-UAW group. Both organizations have access to company management but neither have a collective bargaining agreement.

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In less than four years, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi has built 500,000 vehicles - all of them Corollas - hitting the milestone faster than any of the automaker's other American assembly plants.

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Hyundai is making a major push into the commercial vehicle market with a $1.8 billion global investment through 2020. That money includes plans to launch a model in the segment in the US at some point in the future.

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Ford has given Canadian firm Multimatic the nod to build the carbon fiber body on the new Ford GT, "because they have specialized equipment for carbon fiber production and expertise in carbon fiber assembly." Multimatic Motorsports had worked on the Mustang FR500C race car and the current Boss 302R.

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April 2016 Launch Date Also Nailed Down

Despite strong Outlander PHEV sales in Europe and Japan, Mitsubishi expects to sell only around 4,000 copies of the SUV in the US.

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