Georgetown Manufacturing Plant

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11:16 am
Fri April 19, 2013

It's Official, Toyota To Build Lexus Model At Georgetown Plant

Lexus Model ES 350
Credit Autoweek

GEORGETOWN, Ky. -- Toyota will start building the Lexus ES 350 at a factory in Georgetown, Ky., starting in 2015, producing a luxury brand vehicle for the first time in the United States.

The Japanese car company said Friday that the Georgetown plant will build about 50,000 of the flagship sedans each year, creating 750 new jobs.

The Georgetown plant currently assembles the Camry, Avalon and Venza models as well as their hybrid counterparts. The plant already employs about 6,600 people.

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