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doeslayersr

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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:38:30 PM

General Motors Co. says it's begun construction of a facility for race engine design and development in suburban Detroit.

The Detroit-based automaker says the work started Wednesday on the site in Pontiac. The company says it also includes an electric motor laboratory and gear center.

GM says about 100 people will work at the facility, which should open by mid-2015 and be completed by early 2016.

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amoshins
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:39:50 PM

I would love to work there.
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esq262
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 8:36:04 PM

Seems there are more pressing matters
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schvanda63
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:23:18 PM

Shouldn't they take care of their current problems first before creating future problems???
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md11capt
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 5:51:59 PM

GT Class
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 4:00:13 PM

GM has money to spend, just not to their old shareholds they & Obama shafted !!!
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dunesfly
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 2:06:31 PM

so?
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Yooperheart
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 1:54:27 PM

Oooo 100 people. Wow that's an up tick from the thousands that were laid off.
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evowner
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 1:25:54 PM

Can't have enough R&D. The existing automotive technology needs to be updated.
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sparkie951
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:49:03 PM

Sounds interesting... Look forward to seeing more on this one.
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humblepie
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:48:05 PM

ust another waste of money
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:45:51 PM

Would that mean the revival of Pontiac brand?
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Suzzoom
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:44:33 PM

One hundred jobs in car country is good. There are too many unemployed workers with automotive skills in the Detroit area.
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