GM Canada’s Oshawa Assembly is to be Recognized in a Top 3 of plant peculiarity awards of a J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study

Posted on 19. Jun, 2013 by in GM Canada

GM Canada’s Oshawa Assembly is to be Recognized in a Top 3 of plant peculiarity awards of a J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study

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Oshawa, Ontario (Wednesday, Jun 19, 2013) – The J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study, expelled today, famous GM Canada’s Oshawa Assembly (Consolidated Line) with a Silver Plant Assembly Line Quality Award in North/South America.  These awards come as a outcome of a Plant’s joining to peculiarity and a plain lane record.

Kevin Williams, boss and handling executive of GM of Canada said, “Being famous as one of a tip plants in North and South America shows a loyalty of a employees and a clever expostulate toward continual improvement. Our employees work tough each day to build a best peculiarity cars and trucks for a customers.”

Overall, General Motors built on a clever opening in final year’s J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study, fixation about 50 percent of a vehicles in a tip 3 of their particular segments with a company-best 8 shred awards.

GMC ranked second altogether in initial quality, climbing 10 positions, Chevrolet also jumped 10 positions and ranked fifth overall, all GM brands achieved improved than a attention normal of 113 problems per 100 vehicles.

Since 1999, Oshawa Assembly has warranted 4 Gold, 4 Silver and one Bronze J.D. Power and Associates Plant Awards.

Canadian-built vehicles ranked as follows in a J.D. Power Vehicle Segments:

  • Segment Award Recipients
    • Camaro – Midsize Sporty Car
    • Impala  –  Large Car
  • Segment Top 3
    • Equinox – Ranked Third – Compact CUV
    • Regal – Ranked Third – Midsize Car

The Oshawa Car Plant now builds a Chevrolet Camaro, Chevrolet Impala, Buick Regal and Cadillac XTS on a Flexible Manufacturing Line and a Chevrolet Impala Classic and Chevrolet Equinox on a Consolidated Line.

About General Motors in Canada

Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, General Motors of Canada Limited (GMCL) employs some-more than 9,000 people opposite a nation and is a famous personality in immature manufacturing.  GMCL markets a full operation of fuel-efficient Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles and associated services by Canada’s largest automotive play network. More information per GMCL models can be found during www.gm.ca, or by following @GMCanada on Twitter.

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