Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama LLC built its first salable 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV on Tuesday, April 18. The plant, in Montgomery, Ala., also builds the Hyundai Sonata sedan.
Subaru of Indiana Inc. built its last Subaru Baja during the week ending April 15. Since production began in August 2002, the Lafayette, Ind., plant has produced 34,092 of the car-based pickups. The plant produced 9,688 Bajas in 2002. This year 5,043 Bajas were produced. Last year the plant built 4,359 Bajas.