Ford Will Shutter U.K. Engine Plant, Extending String of Closures Across Europe

Ford Motor Co. is planning to close a U.K. engine factory as the last major step in an overhaul of its unprofitable European operations. The Bridgend, South Wales plant, which employs about 1,700 workers, builds engines for several Ford models in Europe, including the Fiesta and B-Max. Its future became uncertain 18 months ago when […]