Trump is pushing them, as did Obama. On paper, everyone seems to love them. What’s the payoff, and what are the barriers? And if they’re so great, why are many manufacturers still reluctant to embrace them?
Despite GM Korea suffering heavy financial losses and shrinking volumes, workers plan to go on strike for a monthly wage increase and bonus pay.
Friction is growing between workers who build combustion vehicles--still the mainstay of most carmakers’ profits--and managers seeking to position their companies for a battery-powered future.