Toyota Manufacturing

Local/Regional News
3:39 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

Toyota Marks 10 Million Milestone

Toyota Motor Manufacturing in Georgetown is celebrating its 10 millionth vehicle.

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Local/Regional News
5:45 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Toyota Hopes To Fend Off Stylish Midsize Challengers With New Camry

2015 Toyota Camry
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Looking to head off competition from sportier rivals, Toyota is giving a facelift to its signature, Kentucky-manufactured vehicle.

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Local/Regional News
5:02 pm
Sat February 15, 2014

Ex-Toyota Contractor Found Guilty Of Computer Hacking

A computer programmer remains in federal custody after being convicted of hacking into and damaging computers used by Toyota.

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Local/Regional News
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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Local/Regional News
10:11 pm
Wed April 17, 2013

Toyota Hopes To Produce New Vehicle Model In Ky.

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky is in the running to produce an unspecified new vehicle model and add 570 permanent full-time workers at its Georgetown plant, according to details the carmaker provided to state officials to qualify for tax incentives.

The Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority approved $146.5 million in state tax incentives on Wednesday to help with the cost of the proposed $531 million expansion.

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