Kentucky Plant Produces 25 Millionth North American-Built Toyota Vehicle
11/10/2012

Don Moore Toyota in the Evansville, IN area is proud to release details of the locally manufactured 25 millionth North American-built Toyota vehicle.

Online PR News – 10-November-2012 – Evansville, IN – As a local Kentucky dealer, Don Moore Toyota is proud to be part of Toyota monumental occasion of produces its 25 millionth North American-built vehicle. The celebration took place at Toyota’s Georgetown, KY plant and the occasion marked Toyota’s commitment manufacturing in North America and providing employment to people across the globe.

"Toyota's 25 millionth vehicle signifies the tireless work of thousands of Toyota team members, hundreds of North American supplier partners, and great dealers giving their best every day," said Steve St. Angelo, executive vice president of Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. "We continue to evolve as a company thanks to their commitment to build the best vehicles in the market."

Toyota has been producing cars in North America for 26 years. Over that time Toyota has made a direct investment of roughly $24 billion in North American operations and has created more than 365,000 jobs in the United States alone. The Georgetown, KY plant that celebrated the milestone employs 6,600 hundred people, and will begin production of the Toyota Avalon Hybrid. A vehicle that, not by coincidence, was the 25 millionth produced.

"This is a pivotal time in Toyota's history," said Wil James, president of Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. "What better way to cap off 26 years of manufacturing excellence than with the all-new Kentucky- built Avalon, a shining example of what our customers have to look forward to in the future."

Don Moore Toyota is proud to be part of a company whose commitment to its people and customers has gotten it so far. "We thank the millions of customers, some of the finest team members in the world, hundreds of excellent North American suppliers and our outstanding dealers who have supported us in reaching this milestone," said Bill Fay, Group Vice President and General Manager, Toyota Division, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.

For more information on any Toyota vehicle, visit Don Moore Toyota in the Evansville, IN area. The Kentucky dealer is also located online, at http://mooretoyota.com/,

About Don Moore Toyota
Don Moore Toyota, http://mooretoyota.com/, of Owensboro, Kentucky carries an extensive inventory of Toyota cars, trucks, SUV’s and minivans. The dealer’s finance specialists work with a vast array of lending sources to guarantee their customers get the most complete and comprehensive financial package available. In addition, the Delaware dealer provides automotive service and offers Toyota parts.