Building the Odyssey: Honda's biggest vehicle

November 1998
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Nov98, Vol. 110 Issue 11, p60
Trade Publication
Looks at the production of Odyssey minivan at Honda of Canada Manufacturing operations in Alliston, Ontario. Information on the building of a new facility in Canada; Capacity of the plant; Features of the 1999 Odyssey minivan; Lessons learned from existing facilities.


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