Lordstown makes the Chevrolet Cruze, according to The New York Times. The Detroit plant is in Hamtramck and produces the Chevrolet Volt, Buick LaCrosse and Cadillac CT6. The Oshawa, Ontario, plant makes the Chevrolet Impala. The plants will stop production on the models, which will not be available after next year, the Times reported.
4. GM offered 18,000 white-collar workers buyouts earlier this year. Company officials did not announce how many accepted the offer.
5. GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra said, "GM wants to stay in front of changing market conditions and customer preferences for its long-term success," The Detroit Free Press reported. Barra added, "What we're doing is transforming this company. This industry is changing very rapidly when you look at propulsion, autonomous driving and ride-sharing. We want to be in front of it while the company is strong and the economy is strong."