GM to invest $220 million in Ohio plants to build Chevy Cruze

Thu Aug 23, 2012 1:20pm EDT

Chevrolet Cruze vehicles are displayed at Courtesy Chevrolet dealership in Phoenix, Arizona, January 4, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Chevrolet Cruze vehicles are displayed at Courtesy Chevrolet dealership in Phoenix, Arizona, January 4, 2011.

Credit: Reuters/Joshua Lott

(Reuters) - General Motors Co (GM.N) said it will invest $220 million to build the next-generation Chevrolet Cruze in two northeast Ohio plants.

The company, which has invested more than $7.3 billion in its U.S. facilities since 2009, said it will retain more than 5,000 jobs at its Lordstown and Parma facilities.

(Reporting by Sagarika Jaisinghani in Bangalore)

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