Ford closes two U.S. assembly plants because of COVID-19 infections

Ford logo

Ford Motor on Wednesday shut down two U.S. assembly plants as the coronavirus pandemic is wreaking early havoc with the automaker’s plan to resume North American production and start making its most profitable automobiles again. Ford closed its Dearborn, Michigan, plant because of a positive COVID-19 test by one worker, while its Chicago assembly plant […]

Ford suspends American production through March 30 due to coronavirus

Ford logo

Production at sites in Canada, Mexico and the U.S. will be affected. After Thursday evening shifts, Ford will temporarily suspend production at manufacturing sites located in Canada, Mexico, and the U.S. through March 30. The automaker said they will “thoroughly clean its facilities to protect its workforce and boost containment efforts for the COVID-19 coronavirus“. Roughly 4,100 […]