HAGERSTOWN, Ind. — Autocar LLC has purchased the former Dana manufacturing plant in Hagerstown, Indiana and will transform it into its new world headquarters and truck manufacturing plant.
Autocar production at the new plant is expected to being in the second quarter of 2003 with full production underway by July, 2003. The new facility is located between Indianapolis, Ind. and Dayton, Oh.
"This is a day truly worth celebrating," says Bob Enright, Autocar president. "Our Autocar management team has worked very hard to locate a world-class production facility that will meet our long-term manufacturing needs and accommodate our aggressive growth plans. Hagerstown, which was one of several potential sites, clearly meets our criteria."
The company says the new site is strategically located within close proximity of its key suppliers and partners. For more information about Autocar, call 877-973-3486 or visit www.autocartruck.com.
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