President: Wilbert W. (Wil) James, Jr.
Groundbreaking: May 1986
Plant Site: 1,300 acres (TMMK property)
Total facility size: 7.5 million sq. ft.
(Equal to 156 football fields under roof)
Investment: $6 billion; with announcement, approximately $6.4 billion
Employment: About 6,600
Annual Payroll: Approximately $492 million (2012)
Products: Camry sedan / Camry Hybrid sedan/ Avalon sedan / Avalon Hybrid sedan/ Venza /4-cylinder & V6 engines / axles steering components/ machined blocks / cylinder heads / crankshafts /camshafts /rods & axle assemblies/dies
Supplier Information: 350 U.S. suppliers, 110 are located in Kentucky. $2.7 billion in purchasing from Kentucky suppliers in 2012; 10,700 dedicated supplier jobs in state.
Operations: Stamping, die manufacturing, body weld, paint, plastics, vehicle assembly, engine/axle machining and assembly
Annual Vehicle Production Capacity: 500,000; with today’s announcement 550,000 vehicles
Annual Engine Production Capacity: 600,000 engines (Lexus ES 350 engine timing TBD)