Australia closes its last car factory

Australia's last car factory will close on Friday.

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    Australia's last car factory will close on Friday.

    General Motors-owned Holden is shutting down its plant in Adelaide after decades in operation.

    But the loss of the domestic car manufacturing industry is not expected to hurt the country's overall economy.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports from Sydney.


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