GM to invest $918M in four U.S. manufacturing cites

Jan. 20 (UPI) — General Motors will invest $918 million in four U.S. auto manufacturing sites to prepare the facilities for its sixth generation small block V-8 engine and to support EV production.

“Today we are announcing significant investments to strengthen our industry-leading lineup of full-size pickups and SUVs by preparing four U.S. facilities to build GM’s sixth generation Small Block V-8 engine,” GM executive VP Gerald Johnson said in a statement. “These investments, coupled with the hard work and dedication of our team members in Flint, Bay City, Rochester and Defiance, enable us to build world-class products for our customers and provide job security at these plants for years to come.”