Acura Automobiles: Honda’s East Liberty Plant Builds 5 Millionth Vehicle with Production Startup of Refreshed 2016 Acura RDX

Posted on 16. Apr, 2015 by in Acura Canada

Associates during Honda’s East Liberty Auto Plant distinguished a vital miracle on Wednesday, with a prolongation of a plant’s 5 millionth vehicle, a 2016 Acura RDX. The prolongation miracle came as a plant began prolongation of a newly rested and hot-selling 2016 Acura RDX oppulance sport-utility, that went on-sale during Acura dealerships national a same day.

Since starting vehicle prolongation in 1989, 7 years after Honda began vehicle prolongation in America during a Marysville Auto Plant in Ohio, a East Liberty Auto Plant has made a far-reaching operation of newcomer cars and light trucks. Honda models embody a Civic Sedan and Coupe, Civic GX dense healthy gas vehicle, Element, Accord Sedan, Crosstour and a Honda CR-V, a 2015 Motor Trend SUV of a Year. Acura models constructed during a plant embody a CL Coupe and RDX. It was announced final month that a East Liberty Plant would raise light lorry prolongation in early 2017 with a Acura MDX.

“Our stream group of gifted associates during East Liberty is unapproachable to paint a thousands of associates who worked over a past 26 years to strech this considerable prolongation milestone,” pronounced Tim Myers, plant manager during East Liberty. “We’ve got a good group that continues to plea and grasp new levels of peculiarity and potency to prove a customers.”

Myers pronounced a timing of a 5 millionth prolongation miracle and a start of mass prolongation of a 2016 Acura RDX is poignant for a East Liberty Plant and Honda prolongation in a U.S.

“Last year, East Liberty distinguished a 25th anniversary by looking behind during a past success,” he said. “Today, as we applaud a prolongation of East Liberty’s 5 millionth vehicle, we are looking forward to an sparkling future. We’ve got an implausible prolongation lineup that includes a newly energized 2016 Acura RDX that is entrance off a best-ever year, a CR-V that was America’s best-selling SUV of 2014, and a best-selling SUV of a past decade, and we are scheming for a start of prolongation of a Acura MDX in 2017.”

In further to a clever prolongation lineup, Myers pronounced Honda has recently finished vital innovations during a East Liberty plant to raise a public operations, including replacing a categorical and sub-assembly lines. He pronounced these new innovations will concede a plant to precedence a stretchable prolongation capabilities.

The East Liberty plant now employs 2,350 associates and has a annual ability to make 240,000 newcomer cars and light trucks.   #YearofHonda

About Honda Manufacturing in Ohio
Since starting vehicle prolongation in 1982 during a Marysville Auto Plant, Honda has constructed some-more than 14 million vehicles in Ohio. A third Ohio vehicle plant, a Performance Manufacturing Center, is underneath construction in Marysville and will shortly turn a disdainful tellurian prolongation plcae for a subsequent era NSX supercar. Honda’s largest tellurian vehicle engine plant is located in Anna and manufactures four-cylinder and V-6 engines for vehicle prolongation in Ohio, Indiana and Canada. Honda also operates a vast plant in Russells Point for a prolongation of involuntary transmissions and four-wheel expostulate systems.

In further to manufacturing, Honda has determined estimable RD and engineering operations in Ohio, along with a vast informal tools placement core and other operations that support product development, prolongation and sales in North America. Among all of a operations in Ohio, Honda directly employs 13,500 Ohioans and tens of thousands some-more by a suppliers and other business partners.

About Honda
Honda has been producing automobiles in America for some-more than 30 years and now operates 16 vital prolongation comforts in North America.

Eight Honda vehicle plants in a North American region, including 4 in a U.S., have a ability to furnish 1.92 million automobiles any year. Last year, some-more than 97 percent of a Honda and Acura vehicles sole in America were constructed in North America, regulating domestic and globally sourced parts. Those plants currently make 11 opposite models, including 4 newcomer cars and 7 light trucks. A fifth U.S. vehicle plant, a Performance Manufacturing Center, is underneath construction in Marysville, Ohio, and will turn a disdainful tellurian prolongation plcae for a subsequent era NSX supercar.

Honda also operates 16 vital investigate and growth centers in a U.S. with a ability to entirely design, rise and operative many of a products Honda produces in North America.

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