[home][rumors and news][model release matrix][tov motorsports][desktop calendar][exhaust notes][tov forums][links][search][sponsors][garage][login]

Tire Rack Upgrade Garage
 Search for a Dealer:
 Canadian Flag US Flag
 Honda Acura
 ZIP  
Acura
There are currently no active Acura promotions
Honda
There are currently no active Honda promotions
2023 CR-V set to arrive in US showrooms for a September 22nd on-sale date
More.......................
American Honda reports August 2022 sales results
More.......................
Honda releases more info on 2023 Civic Type R - 315hp, 310lb-ft for US market
More.......................
Upcoming Acura EV SUV to take ZDX nameplate
More.......................
Acura Precision EV Concept Debuts at Monterey, Previews Future Design Language for Electrified Era
More.......................
Honda Magazine: New Civic Type R Scheduled to be released in September 2022
More.......................
Acura to debut their Precision EV Concept at Monterey Car Week
More.......................
Honda "teases" the new 2023 Pilot Trailsport with a 'Where's Waldo' photo
More.......................
General Talk --> Re: GR Corolla Priced at 37,000
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: 2023 BMW XM Officially Revealed As The Ultimate M SUV With 735 HP
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> Re: F1 - 2022 Singapore Grand Prix - Spoilers
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: We Drive Hyundai's Hyper-Hot N Vision 74 Concept!
Join Discussion......
Clarity --> Re: Long mountain passes in Clarity?
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Daniel ( the Nuclear Engineer)
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda VTOL Car idea
Join Discussion......
Integra --> Re: Integra Type-S spied
Join Discussion......
Professional Motorsports --> F1 NEWSRed Bull open to engine partner: 'They are interested again' Red Bull open to engine partner:
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Honda plans to release 10 electric motorcycles by 2025
Join Discussion......
Pilot --> Re: 2023 Pilot Trail Sport Teaser Off Road Drive
Join Discussion......
Videos --> Re: European Civic Hybrid Test.
Join Discussion......
General Talk --> Re: Acura Reiterates The NSX Will Likely Return As An Electric Supercar
Join Discussion......
Today's Reading Links --> Re: 2024 Chevrolet Equinox EV Is The Affordable $30K
Join Discussion......
Ridgeline - Modifications --> Re: Rear Door Hack
Join Discussion......
Production Milestone: 500,000th Alabama-Built Honda Produced
 Date: March 08, 2005 18:38
 Submitted by:  RyanDL
 Source: Honda Press Release
 Credibility Rating: Not Specified


HMA Reaches Production Milestone - 500,000th Alabama-built Honda Produced


Lincoln, Al. 03/07/2005 -- Associates at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC (HMA) today reached a production milestone at 10:10 a.m. with the completion of the 500,000th vehicle and V-6 engine built at HMA.

The production of the Silver Pearl Metallic 2005 Odyssey EX-L, equipped with leather interior and DVD Rear Entertainment Center, comes a little more than 39 months after the start of mass production on November 14, 2001 at Honda's $1.2 billion facility.

"Our associates' impressive ability to reach this production milestone so quickly has enabled Honda to meet the needs of a record number of customers," said Rick Schostek, HMA vice president of business operations. "Even more impressive has been their commitment to provide these customers with products of the highest quality. We salute the accomplishments and determination of our outstanding team of associates."

HMA is now the sole North American production source of the Odyssey minivan, a designation earned with the start of production of the 2005 model Odyssey last summer. In April 2004, HMA's Line 2 facility began production of the Honda Pilot sport utility vehicle and is now capable of building both Odysseys and Pilots on the same line.

Since the start of production in 2001, HMA has built 464,403 Odyssey minivans and 35,597 Pilot SUVs.

HMA employs more than 4,300 associates at its Lincoln facility. Combined production on two assembly lines at HMA's 3.2-million-square-foot facility currently totals more than 1,100 Odyssey minivans and Pilot SUVs each day. At full capacity, HMA will produce a total of 300,000 vehicles and V-6 engines each year.

Last edited by RyanDL on March 08, 2005 18:38

Click Here to Submit Your Comments

Viewing Threshold (What is this?)

[fancy] [flat] [simple]
Your Feedback
Date Subject User
03-24-2005 14:08 The Dixie Odyssey   (Score: 1, Normal) TonyEX
03-11-2005 18:19 ???   (Score: 1, Normal) NSXman
03-12-2005 01:33 rsxtypesivtec
03-13-2005 15:21 Bustanovich
03-17-2005 19:25 JeffX
First Drive: 2023 Acura Integra - Rebirth of an Icon?
Read Article....................
2023 Acura Integra PR Photo Gallery
Read Article....................
2022 Acura MDX Specs and Features
Read Article....................
2022 Honda Civic Design Story, a video by Honda
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX Advance
Read Article....................
Photo Gallery: 2021 Acura TLX A-Spec
Read Article....................
Contact TOV | Submit Your Article | Submit Your Link | Advertise | TOV Shop | Events | Our Sponsors | TOV Archives
Copyright © 2021 Velocitech Inc. All information contained herein remains the property of Velocitech Inc.
The Temple of VTEC is not affiliated with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. TOV Policies and Guidelines - Credits - Privacy Policy
30