“The first quarter was a good start to a year in which our results will grow progressively stronger,” said Ford CEO Mark Fields.
The layoffs are due to low sales of cars produced at the plant, including the Ford Focus and C-Max Hybrid.
The probe could affect as many as 517,945 cars from the 2003 to 2005 model years.
Women are driving the auto industry as never before and they are also having a greater impact on society.
Student from five Metro Detroit middle schools spent two days developing an app to help
U.S. auto sales slowed down a bit in March, but the industry remains optimistic about the market.
Students from five Metro Detroit middle schools took part in a hackathon Friday at the Ford STEAM lab in Detroit.
The United Auto Workers union is hosting an exhibition of 90 artworks created by Ford Motor Co. employees across the country, an event that organizers say illustrates the marriage of art and the automotive industry.
A spokesman says the company plans to make 250 GTs per year after the car goes on sale in the second half of 2016.
Settles started out with Ford Motor Company working in a foundry.