Automotive Development News

Development News | March 3, 2021
SC: King Machine Expanding Operations in Sumter County, to Hire 30   

King Machine, a tire mold manufacturer, announced plans to expand operations in Sumter County, creating 30 new jobs. More>>

Development News | February 26, 2021
SC: BMW Manufacturing to Build New Training Center in Spartanburg   

Officials of BMW Manufacturing broke ground recently for a new $20 million, 67,000 square-foot training center on the BMW campus. More>>

Development News | February 22, 2021
FL: Trailer Manufacturer Alcom to Open Volusia Co. Facility, Creating Jobs   

Alcom LLC, a trailer manufacturer based in Maine, plans to open a new facility in Volusia County, Fla., which could add up to 200 jobs. More>>

Development News | February 22, 2021
WV: Toyota to Upgrade West Virginia Motor Plant, Add 100 Jobs   

Toyota North America says it will invest $210 million at a plant in Buffalo, W.Va., to deal with increased demand for its RAV 4 SUV. More>>

Development News | February 17, 2021
UT: Carvana to Open Facility in Tooele City, Adding 173 New Jobs   

Carvana plans to open an inspection and reconditioning center in Tooele City, and to add 173 new high-paying jobs in the state in the next seven... More>>

Development News | February 16, 2021
MI: GM Outlines $100M Expansion for Automatic Transmissions   

GM is adding casting and machining capacity for 10-speed transmissions at two locations, for light-duty full-size pickups. More>>

Development News | February 8, 2021
TN: Sesé Industrial to Locate New Operations in Chattanooga, Creating 240 Jobs    

Sesé Industrial Services will open new operations in Chattanooga, assembling axle components for Volkswagen Chattanooga’s electric Atlas and SUV. More>>

Development News | January 19, 2021
AL: Mercedes to Launch Production of Electric Vehicles in Alabama in 2022   

Alabama’s Mercedes-Benz plant will begin producing luxury electric SUVs in 2022, part of a major rollout of new vehicle technology for the... More>>

Development News | January 7, 2021
IN: Electric Vehicle Firm Eyes U.S. Production, Possible 960 New Jobs   

Electric Last Mile, Inc. (ELMS), an electric vehicle (EV) company, plans to establish operations and launch production in Mishawaka, Ind. More>>

Development News | December 16, 2020
AL: Mazda Toyota Manufacturing Launches Second Wave of Production Hiring   

Mazda Toyota Manufacturing recently resumed the hiring of production positions at its Huntsville assembly facility. More>>