GM released sales figures for the month of April this morning, and Corvette sales continued on a downward trend for last month. A total of 2,756 Corvettes were delivered last month as compared to 3,142 Corvettes delivered the same time last year. That’s a difference of 386 sold units, or a 12.3% decline. A total […]
By now, everyone has pretty much heard that the Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant will be shutting down for at least a couple of months after 2017 Corvette production comes to an end in June. In January, GM announced that it would be temporarily shutting down 15 of its assembly plants due to a glut […]
Updated: 12-20-2016 Detroit – General Motors has announced that they will temporarily shut down five of their assembly plants for one to three weeks in January due to a glut of inventory on dealer lots and a consumer shift toward purchasing more trucks and SUVs. Approximately 10,000 employees will receive company supplemental pay and unemployment […]
by WES SWIETEK Bowling Green Daily News The General Motors Bowling Green Assembly Plant marked a milestone Wednesday in the construction of its $439 million paint shop with the installation of the final piece of steel in the building. The state-of-the-art facility is being built adjacent to the plant where GM’s iconic Corvettes are made. […]
The National Corvette Museum, a 501 (c)(3) educational nonprofit, has assumed the responsibility of managing public tours of the General Motors Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant and the transition will take place over the next few weeks. As part of the change, tours will be available every 15 minutes beginning at 8:30am CT with the […]
GM plant solar array can generate 1.2M KWH by CHARLES A. MASON Bowling Green Daily News While annually the General Motors Bowling Green Assembly Plant pours at least $88.4 million into the region’s economy in paid wages, its ability to harness the sun in the future might be more impressive in some circles. A ribbon-cutting […]
Last month, 1,501 Corvettes were delivered from the Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant. That's a 39% drop in production from the 2,453 units built in December 2015 and a 29.4% drop in production from the 2,127 units built in January 2015.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO)-- As the sun was coming up in Bowling Green Monday morning, so was the first steel beam for what will eventually become a state-of-the-art paint shop at the Corvette plant.