N. A. plants hit milestones

Domby, Debi
January 2002
Automotive News;1/21/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5967, p60
Trade Publication
Presents developments in automobile plants as of January 2002. Production of its one millionth GMT-800 series trucks of General Motors; Record of Nissan Altima cars produced at the Tennessee plant; Resumption of operations at the Ford Motor Co. truck plant in Mexico.


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