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New Toyota engine rolls off the line

Toyota Alabama starts production of i-FORCE 2.4-liter turbo engine for the all-new Tacoma.

Hyundai in Montgomery announces two promotions

Chris Susock is the new CEO and Sungil Kim is named head of purchasing at HMMA.

Autocar Truck Plant in Birmingham will produce zero-emission trucks using GM fuel cells

Birmingham’s Autocar Truck Plant will begin producing zero-tailpipe-emission trucks in partnership with General Motors beginning in 2026

Hyundai announces wage increase

The wage strategy begins in January, and will result in U.S. production team members’ hourly wages increasing by 25% by 2028.

Mercedes-Benz and Buc-ee’s to deliver EV charging stations

Mercedes plans to have hubs at most Buc-ee’s locations by the end of 2024.

Navistar starts production on new powertrain

Navistar's Huntsville plant was expanded by 110,000 square feet to accommodate the new production.

Hyundai contributes multi-billion dollars to U.S. economy

Alabama benefits from the company’s Montgomery plant and its independent dealerships.

Hyundai to invest $290 million to upgrade Montgomery plant

Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama says it will invest $290 million in its Montgomery assembly plant, paving the way for the plant to build the next-generation Santa Fe SUV.

Shinhwa Auto to expand manufacturing in Auburn

The $114 million expansion will support electric vehicle part production, create 50 jobs over the next three years.

AIDT revives Shift campaign, aiming for 11,000 new auto workers

AIDT, Alabama’s workforce development agency, is reviving its multi-state Shift campaign, aiming to fill more than 11,000 automobile industry jobs

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