Line staff work on the chassis of full-size Basic Motors pickup vans on the Flint Meeting plant on June 12, 2019 in Flint, Michigan.
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Basic Motors is reducing additional time manufacturing this weekend at two U.S. meeting crops that produce its extremely worthwhile full-size pickups as a result of ongoing semiconductor chip scarcity impacting the worldwide automotive trade.
The crops in Flint, Michigan and Fort Wayne, Indiana produce a mixture of the corporate’s full-size pickups, together with Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 fashions s in addition to their bigger siblings.
That is the primary time the Detroit automaker has minimize manufacturing shifts for its full-size pickups as a result of months-long chip scarcity. GM has considerably minimize manufacturing at its automobile and crossover crops in North America to prioritize chips for the pickups in addition to the corporate’s full-size SUVs.
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