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Ford cuts production at 5 plants, has big backload of cars including Mustang

Ford's unsold inventory stretches up to 162 days on the Continental

The shutdowns will affect 15,000 people.

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Ford announces $1.2B investment at three Michigan facilities

Plant upgrades for Bronco, Ranger, vehicle connectivity, and autonomous driving.

The improvements will also bring 130 new jobs.

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First 2016 Ford Shelby GT350R rolls off the line in Flat Rock

Ford kicked off production of the GT350R at its Flat Rock, MI, factory Thursday, signaling the next stage in the track star's slow march toward dealers.

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2015 Ford Mustang production starts in Flat Rock

Today's the day, Ford fans. Production has officially commenced on the sixth-generation 2015 Mustang at the company's Flat Rock, MI factory. As production ramps up, sales should kick off in the coming months.

Confirmed
Ford to add 1,200 workers at Flat Rock plant

With the 2014 Mazda6 being built in Japan, Ford is filling the production capacity at its Flat Rock Assembly plant (previously known as AutoAlliance International) with the 2013 Ford Fusion. The new Fusion goes on sale this

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Is the Ford Mustang plant in jeopardy now that Mazda is pulling out of Flat Rock?

Once the current Mazda6 reaches the end of its life cycle, Mazda will begin production on the next-generation car. The automaker won't be building the midsize sedan in the U.S. anymore. Currently, the Mazda6 is built in Flat Rock, Michigan, at the Jeff Glucker

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Report: Ford reassigns 900 from Mustang/Mazda6 plant in Flat Rock

Even though sales of its Mustang have been solid and even improving as of late, the powers that be have reportedly decided to eliminate the second shift at the Auto Alliance International (AAI) factory that assembles the Blue Oval's pony as well as the slow-selling Mazda6. The factory in Flat Rock, MI which is jointly owned by Ford and

Neat Trick: Ford nixing 900 jobs in Flat Rock while expanding production of Mustang, Mazda6

The desire to make more of the Ford Mustang and Mazda6, while improving efficiency and quality, is leading Ford to cut, not add jobs at its Flat Rock Assembly Plant. The plant's 2,280-strong workforce is expected to decrease by 900, with Ford reducing the number of shifts from two to one and increasing the line speed by 35 percent.