MercoPress, en Español

Montevideo, October 3rd 2022 - 05:14 UTC

Tag: Detroit

  • Tuesday, August 22nd 2017 - 06:23 UTC

    Chinese automaker “deeply interested” in buying Jeep from Fiat Chrysler

    A deal for Jeep would leave the future of several other Fiat Chrysler brands in limbo.

    A Chinese automaker is “deeply interested” in buying Jeep, an iconic American brand, from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in a move that likely would face political opposition in the U.S. and create angst among workers. Great Wall Motor told trade publication Automotive News it also has “indirectly expressed interest” in acquiring the brand known for its rugged, off-road vehicles.

  • Friday, July 19th 2013 - 06:17 UTC

    Motor City files for bankruptcy; city offers 10cents for every dollar of debt

    Michigan State-appointed emergency manager Kevyn Orr at press conference

    The US city of Detroit in Michigan, once renowned as ‘Motor City’ has become the largest American city ever to file for bankruptcy, with debts of at least 15bn dollars. State-appointed emergency manager Kevyn Orr asked a federal judge to place the city into bankruptcy protection.