Automotive Development News

Development News | April 3, 2018
CT: Morgan Truck Body to Open New Mfg Plant in Plainfield, Create 140 Jobs   

Mfgr of medium-duty truck bodies' 175,000-sq-ft plant to support production of a combination of 3,000 dry freight & reefer truck bodies annually. More>>


Development News | March 30, 2018
AL: Yorozu, an Automotive Supplier, Opens $110M, Jasper Plant, Creating 300 Jobs   

Producer of metal stamped suspension components for automakers including Honda, Toyota & Nissan opens new plant located in AL. More>>


Development News | March 27, 2018
SC: Magna to Expand Spartanburg County Plant, Create 130 Jobs   

Mobility tech co. & one of the largest auto suppliers expanding its seat manufacturing plant in Spartanburg County, SC, with $8M investment. More>>


Development News | March 26, 2018
TN: Dorman Products to Invest $55M, Expand, Create 215 Jobs in Portland   

Auto parts mfgr & its capital partner to open new production & distribution facility at Tennessee-Kentucky Industrial Park in Robertson County, TN. More>>


Development News | March 21, 2018
TN: Volkswagen Adds $350M to $900M Investment in Chattanooga Plant Making Atlas SUV    

Automaker to invest $340M to bring vehicle to market, in addition to $900M already invested to expand the TN plant for Atlas production. More>>


Development News | March 21, 2018
IN: Prestige Custom Manufacturing to Add Staff & 2nd Production Line in Elkhart   

Leader in mobile specialty vehicles increasing staff & production slots at Prestige Food Trucks and Custom Concessions USA warehouse. More>>


Development News | March 20, 2018
AL: Germany-based MöllerTech Opens $46.3M, 222-Job Tuscaloosa County Plant   

Auto supplier's new 150,000-sq-ft facility in Woodstock, AL, is minutes away from massive Mercedes-Benz assembly plant in Tuscaloosa County. More>>


Development News | March 19, 2018
IN: Germany-Based ElringKlinger to Expand to Allen County, Add 150 Jobs   

Mfgr & distributer of aluminum & plastic automotive parts to expand into NE Indiana, construct a 60,000-sq-ft shell building in Fort Wayne. More>>


Development News | March 15, 2018
AL: Truck & Wheel Group Opens $30M Tuscaloosa County Wheel Assembly Plant   

Spain-based auto supplier has opened new 127,000-sq-ft manufacturing facility that will supply wheel assemblies for Southeast automakers. More>>


Development News | February 28, 2018
TN: DENSO to Invest $190M, Expand, Create 320 McMinn County Jobs   

Japan-based automotive supplier expanding its operations, adding four production lines and 300 jobs in Athens, TN. More>>