The head of Ford of Europe has issued a fresh warning that a no-deal Brexit would be a “catastrophe” for the motor industry.
Ex-Chrysler boss and Ford innovator Lee Iacocca has died at the age of 94 in Bel Air, California.
Carmaker Ford has said it is shedding 12,000 jobs in Europe to increase profitability, as part of a global trend of cost cutting by automakers facing shifting consumer tastes and heavy investments in electric cars.
Workers at a Ford engine plant due to close next year with heavy job losses have voted to fight the decision, through industrial action if necessary.
Union leaders are urging the Government not to allow car giant Ford to “tiptoe” away from its engine plant in south Wales after announcing its closure.
Ford has come under attack from unions after announcing plans to close its engine plant in Bridgend next year, with the loss of 1,700 jobs.
Ford is to close its engine plant in Bridgend next year, according to union sources.
Fears have been raised that Ford will close one of its UK factories with heavy job losses.
Unions have expressed shock at an expected announcement that car giant Ford is to close one of its UK factories with heavy job losses.
CCTV images have been released of a car police believe is connected to the death of T2 Trainspotting actor Bradley Welsh.
Ford has said the Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into its US emissions certification process.