Fairfax Will Make Saturn Aura Hybrid
Oct. 20, 2006: Kansas City Star
Summary: General Motors Corp.’s Fairfax plant next week will begin making the new Saturn Aura sedan’s hybrid version before they go on sale early next year, a union official said Thursday.
John Melton, bargaining chairman of United Auto Workers Local 31, said employees would begin producing about five hybrids a week, cars that will be road-tested before GM begins making them for public sale next year.
Mike Morrissey, a Saturn spokesman, said the Aura Green Line would be in production and in dealer showrooms by the spring of 2007.