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    Report: Chrysler workers fired for drinking back on job against automaker's wishes [w/video] [UPDATE]

    As much as Chrysler would like to "move on," it seems that the story of employees who drink on the job just refuses to die. The latest? According to Fox 2 News in Detroit, the 13 workers who were fired in 2010 after its cameras caught them drinking alcohol and smoking what looks to be marijuana ...

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    Followup: Production resumes at Chrysler plant after murder-suicide

    Production resumes today at Chrysler's Jefferson North plant in Detroit just one day after a tragedy on the line in which a worker slit the throat of another and then later killed himself. Police said on Thursday that an ongoing dispute between two employees at the plant resulted in one stabbing ...

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    Breaking: Fatal stabbing reported at Chrysler's Jefferson North plant [UPDATE]

    According to The Detroit News, one person is dead following a stabbing incident at Chrysler's Jefferson North plant. Details remain scarce as of this writing, as the stabbing just occurred this morning at the automaker's Detroit, Michigan facility. Jefferson North is where Chrysler produces the ...

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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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    Chrysler hiring 1,100 new workers to build diesel Jeep Grand Cherokee

    Last April, we received word straight from CEO Sergio Marchionne's mouth that Fiat's 3.0L V6 turbo-diesel engine would find its way to America under the hood of a Jeep Grand Cherokee by the end of 2013. That a diesel-powered Grand Cherokee would return to Jeep's lineup was great news for fans of ...

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    More Chrysler factory workers caught enjoying "the plant" at Jefferson North

    What is it about working at the Chrysler Jefferson North facility (pictured above) that drives employees to get high? Controversy has bubbled up again in the form of a new report of auto workers at the factory smoking pot during their lunch break. The last report came in September 2010 when a ...

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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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