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Lordstown autoworkers show off the new Chevy Cruze

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LORDSTOWN, Ohio -

Some of the 5,000 men and women who make the Chevy Cruze in Lordstown are showing off the result of their efforts on the assembly line.

UAW Local 1112 is displaying a picture of a blue 2016 Cruze on the union’s Facebook page.

In addition to placing the UAW logo on the picture, the message “Thanks for buying American” is emblazoned on the photo.

The title beneath the picture says, “Proudly built by your friends and family at the General Motors Lordstown Complex.”

The small, fuel efficient car is scheduled to make its Northeast Ohio debut next week at the Cleveland Auto Show, according to Lordstown Complex Communications Manager Tom Mock.

The new Cruze should be Chevy showrooms in early spring, according to Mock.

More information about the 2016 Cruze can be found here.

Information about tickets and dates for the Cleveland Auto Show may be found by following this link.

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