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    Official: Chrysler's Jefferson North plant builds 5-millionth SUV [w/video]

    Chrysler's Jefferson North Assembly Plant opened in 1992 for production of the first Jeep Grand Cherokee, but in the subsequent years, the Detroit plant has gone on to produce some of the company's biggest SUVs including the Jeep Commander and Dodge Durango. Earlier this week, the plant produced ...

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    Report: Robust Grand Cherokee and Durango sales to keep plant open through planned shutdown

    Jeep Grand Cherokee sales are up 37 percent through April, and Chrysler has already sold nearly 50,000 units in 2012, placing the flagship Jeep model ahead of all other Pentastar vehicles, save for the Ram pickup. That demand will be keeping the Jefferson North assembly plant in Detroit open ...

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    Report: Detroit-made Maserati SUV to carry Ferrari power

    Ferrari's high-revving powerplants are the beating heart of any of its road or racing cars, but the Prancing Horse's own aren't the only vehicles to carry Ferrari engines. Lancia, Alfa Romeo, Maserati and countless Formula One teams have benefited from Maranello's powertrain expertise. But an SUV ...

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    Followup: Chrysler fires 13 workers involved in drinking on the job, suspends two

    A group of Chrysler employees have been in the news lately, causing a bit of a black eye for the automaker. Originally, a Detroit Fox affiliate snagged video of the UAW members really enjoying their break – by smoking weed and drinking beer. Chrysler reacted to the news swiftly, by ...

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    Followup: Chrysler workers caught drinking during lunch suspended without pay

    Chrysler has announced that all 15 of the employees who were apparently caught drinking and smoking pot during their lunch break by a Fox 2 News Detroit crew have been suspended indefinitely without pay. The workers from the company's Jefferson North Assembly Plant were spotted drinking heavily ...

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    Lucky 14: Workers at Dodge Viper plant win Powerball jackpot

    Dodge Viper assembly line workers in Detroit – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's not every day that someone actually wins the lottery, but that day has come for nineteen American factory workers. And it's come in a big way as two lottery clubs have claimed multi-million-dollar ...

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    Chrysler expanding Detroit plant for car-based Grand Cherokee

    Click above for big gallery of the current Jeep Grand CherokeeJeep has a long and illustrious history with the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee, and that lineage will continue on, albeit with some modifications to remain relevant to the times. Unlike many of its closest rivals that used a body-on-frame ...

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    Chrysler following GM and Ford's lead - cutting NA production

    The 2009 Dodge Ram can't come soon enough. Chrysler, along with GM and Ford, will be turning out the lights in its Warren Truck Assembly Plant for a few weeks as of this month. The Jefferson North Assembly and Windsor Assembly plants will also be shut down.The Warren plant that assembles the Dodge ...


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