April 9, 2013 7:16 AM
Employees at Mack Avenue Engine Plant I (Detroit) built the final 4.7-liter V-8 engine last week, ending 15 years of production that yielded more than 3 million powerplants used in Ram trucks and other Chrysler Group products.
The last 4.7-liter (right) was signed by employees and will be displayed in the plant’s lobby.
"Producing more than 3 million engines is a testament to each and every person that has worked at Mack Avenue Engine Plant I during the past 15 years," said UAW Local 51 President Lorenzo Poole.
"The Mack Avenue...
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Chrysler Group Adds More Jobs, Investments in Michigan
November 15, 2012 11:40 AM
Almost $4.75 billion invested
Added nearly 6,000 U.S. hourly jobs
That's right, in the 3½ years since Chrysler Group LLC was formed, we've invested nearly $4.75 billion in facilities and added nearly 6,000 hourly jobs in the U.S. That investment includes the announcement we made today at our Mack I Engine Plant in Detroit.
Chrysler Group CEO Sergio Marchionne was joined by Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, UAW VP General Holiefield and Mack Engine Complex Manager Bob Hollingsworth to provide details on: