AM General launches the production of the Mercedes-Benz R-Class Luxury Vehicle with a ceremony Tuesday August 11, 2015 at 1pm at its Mishawaka Commercial Assembly Plant.
The event includes a roll-out of the first car off the line, a tour of the line and remarks from executives and elected officials to mark the achievement.
Earlier this year, AM General and Mercedes-Benz struck a multi-year agreement to move the production of the Mercedes-Benz R-Class luxury vehicle, currently sold exclusively in China, to AM General’s world-class 675,000 square-foot Commercial Assembly Plant. The agreement made AM General Mercedes-Benz’s first and only contract manufacturing operator in the United States.
WHO: AM General and Mercedes-Benz Executives
WHAT: AM General’s Launch Ceremony For Production of Mercedes-Benz R-Class Luxury Vehicle
WHEN: Tuesday August 11, 2015 from 1pm-2:30pm
WHERE: Mishawaka, Indiana –AM General’s Commercial Assembly Plant
About AM GENERAL
AM General designs, engineers, manufactures, supplies and supports specialized vehicles for military and commercial customers worldwide. AM General has more than five decades of experience meeting the changing needs of the defense and automotive industries, supported by its employees at major facilities in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio, and a strong supplier base that stretches across 43 states.