Here are the 10 most efficient vehicle assembly plants in North America based on hours per vehicle in 2006, as rated by Harbour Consulting.
Most efficient assembly plants
|1||GM Oshawa No. 2||15.68||Allure, Grand Prix, LaCrosse||188,066|
|2||GM Oshawa No. 1||16.34||Impala, Monte Carlo||355,430|
|3||Ford Kansas City No. 1||17.83||Escape, Mariner, Tribute||256,752|
|4||CAMI||17.85||Equinox, Torrent, LX-7||196,598|
|5||GM Fairfax||17.89||Aura, Malibu||230,194|
|6||Honda Alliston No. 1|
|/East Liberty*||18.82||Civic, CSX, CR-V, Element||437,922|
|8||Ford Chicago||19.06||Taurus, Sable, Freestyle||157,303|
|9||GM Lordstown||19.17||Cobalt, G5, Pursuit||278,176|
|10||Toyota Georgetown No. 2||19.77||Camry, Camry Hybrid||249,402|
|* The data Honda provided to Harbour Consulting combined figures for the Alliston (Ontario) No. 1 and East Liberty, Ohio, plants. Both plants build the Civic. Alliston No. 1 also builds the CSX. East Liberty also builds the CR-V and Element.|
|Note: Ford Atlanta led the list with 15.24 hours per vehicle but was disqualified after Ford idled it in October 2006.|
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