While the first three hundred 1953 Corvettes were built in Flint, Michigan, the St Louis Corvette Assembly Plant became the permanent home of the Corvette for 27 years before moving to it’s current residence in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Over the years, the St. Louis Corvette Assembly plant became one of the oldest and most out […]
Final production numbers for the 2016 Corvette model year have been released from the Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant. A total of 40,689 Corvettes were built for the 2016 model year vs 34,240 Corvettes built for the 2015 model year. That’s a 15.85% increase over the previous model year. What’s interesting to note is that […]
According to the Bowling Green Daily News, the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority has given preliminary approval Thursday to $3 million in incentives that would allow General Motors to add 270 jobs to the Corvette Assembly Plant. The proposed project is expected to cost $153.9 million and would add “new technologies and processes to meet […]
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 […]
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.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – General Motors said Wednesday it will invest $44 million in the Bowling Green Assembly plant to support increased capacity in its Performance Build Center, adding 36 new jobs. Construction and tool re-arrangement is planned to start in January 2016.