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This is a list of General Motors factories currently or formerly used to produce automobiles and automobile components.[1] The factories are occasionally idled for re-tooling.

Current GM factoriesEdit

VIN Name City/State Country Products Opened Idled Comments
 6th of October City6th of October City EgyptAstra
Corsa
N-Series
Rodeo
TF-Series
Vectra
1985  
RArlington AssemblyArlington, TexasUSAEscalade
Suburban
Tahoe
Yukon
Yukon XL
1953 Past models: GM A platform (RWD), GM G platform, and GM B platform
 Baltimore TransmissionBaltimore, Maryland USA1000 Series transmissions: Silverado, Sierra
Hybrid 2-mode transmissions: Tahoe, Escalade, Silverado, Sierra 
2000 Originally part of Allison Transmission. Became a GM Powertrain facility in 2004.
 BarcelonaBarcelonaSpainOpel/Vauxhall Vivaro
Renault Trafic
Nissan Primastar
  Nissan plant
 BatillyBatilly, Meurthe-et-MoselleFranceOpel/Vauxhall Movano
Renault Master/Mascott
Nissan Interstar
  Renault-SOVAB plant
 Bay City PowertrainBay City, MichiganUSAEngine components1916  
 Bedford FoundryBedford, IndianaUSATransmission casings1942  
 BochumBochumGermanyOpel/Vauxhall Zafira1962  Adam Opel AG
Opel plant
 BogotáBogotáColombiaAlto, Bus, Corsa, Esteem, Jimny, Kodiak, LUV, D-MAX, N-Series, Sprint (not the same one as sold in the US and Canada), Super Carry, Swift, Aveo, Optra, Spark, Astra, Zafira, Wagon R+, Vitara   
5Bowling Green Assembly PlantBowling Green, KentuckyUSACorvette1981 Past models: XLR
6CAMI AutomotiveIngersoll, OntarioCanadaChevrolet Equinox
GMC Terrain
1988 Past models:Tracker, Sidekick, Asuna/Pontiac Sunrunner (Canada only), Suzuki Vitara, Chevrolet/Geo Metro, Pontiac Firefly (Canada only), Suzuki Swift, Suzuki XL-7, Pontiac Torrent.
 ChangwonGyeongsangSouth KoreaDamas
Labo
Matiz
   
BDaewoo Incheon Motor CompanyBupyung, IncheonSouth KoreaKalos
Aveo
Magnus
  Suzuki Verona
 DandenongVictoriaAustraliaHolden1956Manufacturing ceased in 1988, minor assembly until 1996, now parts distribution warehouse
 Defiance FoundryDefiance, OhioUSAAluminum/iron engine blocks1948 
 Delco Moraine NDHMoraine, Ohio (Wisconsin Blvd.)USAEngine Bearings/Master Cylinders/Brake Pads/Brake Calipers/ABS Assemblies  
 Delco Moraine NDHDayton, Ohio (Needmore Rd.)USAMaster Cylinders/Brake Pads/Brake Calipers/ABS Assemblies  
 Delco Moraine NDHSandusky, OhioUSAWheel Bearings & Wheel Bearing Assemblies  
 Delco Moraine NDHFredericksburg, VirginiaUSAcomponents  
 Delco ProductsKettering, OhioUSAShock Absorbers,Struts,Impact Absorbers, Electric Motors,Windshield Wiper Assemblies Transferred to Delphi Automotive Systems in 1999. Sold to Tenneco Corporation in 2008
 Delco RemyAnderson, IndianaUSAStarters, Generators, HEI Ignition, DIS Ignition, Switches2006Transferred to Delphi Automotive Systems in 1999
 Delco RemyMuncie, IndianaUSABatteries  Transferred to Delphi Automotive Systems in 1999.
UDetroit/Hamtramck AssemblyHamtramck, Michigan & Detroit, MichiganUSADTS
Lucerne
Volt
1985 aka "Poletown"
Past models: Deville, Seville
 EisenachEisenachGermanyOpel/Vauxhall Corsa1990  Adam Opel AG
Opel plant
LElizabethElizabeth, South AustraliaAustraliaAdventra
Berlina
Calais
Caprice
Commodore
Crewman
Crewman Cross 8
Cruze
Monaro (Pontiac GTO)
Pontiac G8
One Tonner
Statesman/Caprice
Ute
Vectra
1960 Holden
Holden Motor Company
 Ellesmere PortEllesmere PortUnited KingdomOpel/Vauxhall Astra1962  Vauxhall Motors plant
FFairfax IIFairfax, KansasUSAChevrolet Malibu
Buick LaCrosse
1987 Past models: Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme (1995 & 1996), Pontiac Grand Prix (1988–2003), Saturn Aura, Chevrolet Equinox.
 Flint Engine SouthFlint, MichiganUSA3.6 High Feature engine, 1.4 (Cruze, Volt generator)2000 
Past engines: Atlas I6
 Flint EastFlint, MichiganUSAcomponents  Now part of Delphi Corporation, returned to GM in 2009
 Flint Metal CenterFlint, MichiganUSA 1954 Metal fabricating
 Flint Tool & DieFlint, MichiganUSA 1967 Metal fabricating
FFlint Truck AssemblyFlint, MichiganUSASilverado/Sierra (light and heavy duty)1947 Past models: Kodiak/Topkick
ZFort Wayne AssemblyRoanoke, IndianaUSASilverado/Sierra1986  
7FujisawaFujisawa, KanagawaJapanChevrolet LUV  Isuzu manufacturing facility
 GliwiceGliwicePolandOpel/Vauxhall Astra
Opel/Vauxhall Astra Classic
1998  Adam Opel AG
Opel plant
 GM Daewoo Vietnam Auto & TechnologyHanoiVietnamLanos
Magnus
Nubira
   
 GMM Luton Vehicles[2]LutonUnited KingdomOpel/Vauxhall Vivaro
Renault Trafic
Nissan Primastar
1905  Vauxhall Motors plant
 Grand Blanc Metal CenterGrand Blanc, MichiganUSA 1942 Metal casting
 Gravatai Automotive Industrial ComplexGravatai, Rio Grande do SulBrazilChevrolet Celta2000 [1] [2]
 Guide Headlamp DivisionAnderson, IndianaUSAHeadlamp, Taillamp assemblies   
 GunsanJeollaSouth KoreaLacetti
Rezzo
   
 HalolHalol,GujratIndiaChevrolet Cruze
Chevrolet Aveo
  Past models: Opel Corsa
Opel Astra
 Indianapolis Metal CenterIndianapolis, IndianaUSA 1930 Metal fabricating
Scheduled to close 12/2011
 Inland Fisher Guide PlantEuclid, OhioUSASeat Covers & Backs  
 Inland Fisher Guide PlantVandalia, OhioUSADoor Panel Assemblies
Seat Pads
Instrument Panels
1941Originally a GM Aeroproducts facility, absorbed by Inland division in 1955, spun off to Inland Fisher Guide division in 1991, became part of Delphi in 1996 and transferred to Delphi Thermal Division in 2007.
 Inland Fisher Guide PlantTecumseh, MichiganUSASeat Pads & Backs  
 Inland Fisher Guide PlantLivonia, MichiganUSASeat Cushions, Seat Pads, Seat Backs, Door Panel Trim]]1954  
4IwataIwata, ShizuokaJapan    
3KawasakiKawasaki, KanagawaJapan    
KKosai AssemblyKosai, ShizuokaJapan    
Lansing Service Parts OperationDelta Township, MichiganUSA 1959SPO
JLansing Delta Township AssemblyDelta Township, MichiganUSAChevrolet Traverse
GMC Acadia
Buick Enclave
2006 
 Lansing Regional StampingDelta Township, MichiganUSA 2003LRS
0Lansing Grand River AssemblyLansing, MichiganUSACTS
STS
2001  
5LondonLondon, OntarioCanada    
7Lordstown AssemblyLordstown, OhioUSACruze1966 Past models: Cobalt/G5, Cavalier/Sunbird/Sunfire
7Magyar Suzuki CorporationEsztergomHungaryOpel/Vauxhall Agila
Suzuki Splash
Suzuki Swift
Suzuki SX4
Fiat Sedici
1991 Suzuki plant
 Marion Metal CenterMarion, IndianaUSA 1956 Metal fabricating
 NorwichNorwichUnited KingdomSpeedster
VX220
   
 General Motors del Ecuador - Omnibus BBQuitoEcuadorBus
D-Max 2011
Tahoe 2011 Hybrid
Captiva 2010
Vitara 2011
Aveo GT 2011
Spark GT 2011
Optra 2011 Limited
Vitara
   
4Orion AssemblyOrion Township, MichiganUSA 1983 Idled in 2009. Will reopen in 2011 to produce the Chevrolet Sonic and Buick Verano.
Past models: Malibu, G6
1Oshawa Car AssemblyOshawa, OntarioCanadaImpala
Camaro
Equinox
1953 Past models: LaCrosse/Allure
 Oshawa MetalOshawa, OntarioCanada    
 Parma Metal CenterParma, OhioUSA 1948 Metal fabricating
 Pontiac Metal CenterPontiac, MichiganUSA 1929 Metal fabricating
 Port Melbourne (Fishermans Bend)VictoriaAustraliaHolden1936 Headquarters of GM Holden Ltd
Holden Engine Company
SRamos ArizpeRamos ArizpeMexicoChevrolet C2
Chevrolet HHR
Cadillac SRX
1981  
 RayongRayongThailandColorado
Cruze
Optra
Aveo
Captiva
1999 Past Models: Zafira, Alfa Romeo 156 [3]
 Romulus EngineRomulus, MichiganUSA4.3L V6
Gen IV V8
1976 Engines
 Romulus TransmissionRomulus, MichiganUSA 1995 Transmissions
 RosarioRosarioArgentinaCorsa
Chevrolet Corsa Combo
Agile
1997 Past Models: Grand Blazer, Silverado, Chevrolet Corsa II and Grand Vitara
RRüsselsheimRüsselsheimGermanyOpel/Vauxhall Insignia1898  Adam Opel AG
Opel plant
 Saginaw Metal Casting OperationsSaginaw, MichiganUSA 1919 Metal casting for powertrains. Engine Blocks. Crankshafts
 Saginaw TransmissionSaginaw, MichiganUSAManual Transmissions, Brakes  Originally made the "Saginaw" 3 and 4-Speed manual transmissions. The plant currently produces brake components. It was spun off as part of Delphi in 1999. The plant is currently owned by TRW Automotive.
 Saginaw Steering Gear - Plant 1Saginaw, MichiganUSASteering Gears, ring gears1906 The original Saginaw Steering Division plant. Built in 1906, the Division predated General Motors itself. The plant was sold in the late 1980's, and production shifted to nearby Plant 2 and Division H.Q. complex. Today, Plant 1 continues to operate as "Thompson Ball Screw", a separate company from the Steering operations.
 San Luis Potosí AssemblySan Luis PotosíMexicoChevrolet Aveo
Pontiac G3
Pontiac Wave
2008  
 São Caetano do SulSão Caetano do Sul, São PauloBrazilAstra
Corsa Classic
Cruze
Vectra
1930  
 São José dos CamposSão José dos Campos, São PauloBrazilBlazer
Meriva
Montana
Corsa C
S-10
Zafira
   
8Shreveport OperationsShreveport, LouisianaUSAColorado
Canyon
1981 Past models: GMT325 and 330 pickup trucks (S and T-series), H3
GSilao AssemblySilaoMexicoEscalade ESV
Escalade EXT
Avalanche
Suburban
Yukon XL
1994  
Z/SSpring Hill ManufacturingSpring Hill, TennesseeUSA Ecotec 2.0 Turbo
Ecotec 2.4
Stamping
Components (Traverse)
1990 Vue production moved to Mexico for 2008 model year
Assembly idled in 2009. Past models: Ion, Vue, S-Series, Traverse
 St. Catharines EngineSt. Catharines, OntarioCanada 1954  
3St. EustacheSaint-Eustache, QuebecCanada    
 StruandalePort ElizabethSouth AfricaAstra
Corsa
F-Series
N-Series
TF-Series
H3
   
TTarrytown Truck AssemblyTarrytown, New YorkUSA   Truck and Bus. Also home to these past models:
Century
Bonneville
Trans Sport van
9Tillonsburg AssemblyTillsonburg, OntarioCanada    
 GM-AvtoVAZTolyattiRussiaNiva
Viva
2002  
 Toledo TransmissionToledo, OhioUSA6L80 RWD 6-speed
Global FWD 6-speed
1956 Future product: GF6 6T30/6T45/BAS Hybrid
 Tonawanda EngineTonawanda, New YorkUSAEcotec 2.2
Ecotec 2.4
Vortec 2.9 I4
Vortec 3.7 I5
1937 
 ValenciaValenciaVenezuelaAstra
Corsa
Impala
Kodiak
TrailBlazer
GMT800
Grand Vitara
Wagon R
   
 Warren TransmissionWarren, MichiganUSA6T70, 6T75 1941 Past transmissions: Hydramatic
1Wentzville AssemblyWentzville, MissouriUSAExpress
Savana
1983 Past models: Buick Electra/Park Avenue, Oldsmobile 98, Pontiac Bonneville, (1992-93)
 Willow Run TransmissionYpsilanti, MichiganUSA4L80-E transmission
4T80-E transmission
1953 
 Wixom Performance Build CenterWixom, MichiganUSA6.2L V8 LS3
7.0L V8 LS7
6.2L V8 LS9
2004  ;
 ZaragozaFigueruelasSpainOpel/Vauxhall Corsa
Opel/Vauxhall Meriva
1982  Adam Opel AG
Opel plant

Closed or sold GM factoriesEdit

VIN Name City/State Country Products Opened Idled Comments
 AC RochesterWichita Falls, TexasUSAAC Air Filters19722008Transferred to Delphi Automotive Systems in 1999. Closed by Delphi in 2008
 AC RochesterSioux City, IowaUSAThrottle Body Fuel Injection Systems19811993Formerly a Zenith Radio Factory[3]
 Acacia RidgeAcacia Ridge, QueenslandAustraliaHolden19671985 
 Allison TransmissionIndianapolis, IndianaUSAAllison transmissions1915 Sold in 2007 to private equity firm
 AntwerpAntwerpBelgiumOpel/Vauxhall/Saturn Astra
Opel/Vauxhall Astra TwinTop
19242011 
 AricaAricaChileLUV D-Max19742008Past models: Canadian C-10 and C-30, Brazilian Chevette, Japanese Aska and LUV
 AzambujaAzambujaPortugalOpel/Vauxhall Combo19592006 
BBaltimore AssemblyBaltimore, MarylandUSAAstro
Safari
 
19352005Truck and Bus
HBuick CityFlint, MichiganUSA 19041999Past models: Bonneville, LeSabre
9Detroit AssemblyDetroit, MichiganUSACadillacs19211987Redeveloped in to Clark Street Technology Park in 1997
CDiesel DivisionLondon, OntarioCanadaNew Look (1961–1974)
locomotives
1950 Transit bus production moved to Saint-Eustache factory in 1974. Sold in 2005, renamed Electro-Motive Diesel.
MDiesel Division Saint-EustacheSaint-Eustache, QuebecCanadaNew Look
Classic
1974 Manufactures transit buses. Sold to Motor Coach Industries, along with the designs for the bus models this factory produced, in 1987; currently owned by Nova Bus.
DDoraville AssemblyDoraville, GeorgiaUSATerraza
Uplander
SV6
Relay
19472008Past models: Venture, Silhouette
XFairfax AssemblyFairfax, KansasUSA 19471987Production moved to new building on adjacent site 
 Flint North ComponentsFlint, MichiganUSA3800 2010
GFramingham AssemblyFramingham, MassachusettsUSAA-bodies19471989
 GMPT FredericksburgFredericksburg, VirginiaUSATorque converter clutches for automatic transmissions19792010
ZFremont AssemblyFremont, CaliforniaUSAVibe
Prizm (1990-2002)
Nova (1985-88)
Toyota vehicles
1960 198419821960-1982 as GM factory. From 1984 as New United Motor Manufacturing Inc. (NUMMI), which assembled GM and Toyota vehicles. Sold 7/2009.
 Grand Rapids Metal CenterGrand Rapids, MichiganUSA 19362009Metal fabricating
7GrazGrazAustriaSaab 9-3 Convertible  Magna Steyr plant
 Inland PlantDayton & Vandalia, OhioUSAEngine Mounts
Transmission Mounts
Strut Mounts
Steering Wheels
Liteflex Springs
Brake Linings
Brake Hose
Brake Pads
Ball Joints
Ice Cube Trays
19212008Factory was started as the Dayton Wright Brothers Aeroplane Company in 1912, Bought as the Inland Corporation by GM in 1923. Transferred to Delphi Automotive Systems in 1999.
 Inland Fisher Guide PlantEwing Township, New JerseyUSAdoor handles
seat adjusters
body moldings. Plant was known as the Turnstedt Plant
19381998brief article about the plant's closing and displaced workers, 1993 Plant closing date delayed until Summer of 1998 : [4] Ternstedt Division and Photo http://wiki.gmnext.com/wiki/index.php/Ternstedt_Division
 Inland Fisher Guide PlantColumbus, OhioUSADoor Panel Assemblies & Small Components19462007Originally opened as a plant for the Ternstedt Division of General Motors; Transferred to Delphi Automotive Systems in 1999
JJanesville AssemblyJanesville, WisconsinUSASuburban
Tahoe
Tiltmaster
Forward
Yukon
Yukon XL
19192008Oldest GM assembly plant; largest under one roof in the U.S.; Idled Dec 23, 2008.
ALakewood AssemblyLakewood, GeorgiaUSA 19271990Production ended with Chevrolet Caprice Classic, Buick Estate Wagon, and Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser
Lansing EngineDelta Township, MichiganUSA 19812001Built to produce experimental diesel engine; part of Ryder Logistics since 2005
 Lansing Car Assembly - BodyLansing, MichiganUSA 19202005Body
MLansing Car Assembly - ChassisLansing, MichiganUSA 19022005M
BLansing Craft CentreLansing, MichiganUSASSR19872006Past models: Reatta, EV1
 Lansing Metal CenterLansing, MichiganUSA 19522006Metal fabricating
KLeeds AssemblyKansas City, MissouriUSA  1988Buick Skyhawk, Oldsmobile Firenza, Chevrolet Cavalier, Chevrolet El Camino
ELinden AssemblyLinden, New JerseyUSA  2005Chevrolet Blazer, GMC Jimmy, Buick Riviera, Oldsmobile Toronado, Cadillac Eldorado
 Livonia EngineLivonia, MichiganUSAPremium V engine19712010
 Mansfield Metal CenterMansfield, OhioUSA 19552010Metal fabricating
 Massena Castings PlantMassena, New YorkUSA 19592009Cylinder heads, Engine Blocks
Closed May 1, 2009
2Moraine AssemblyMoraine, OhioUSAS-10
S-15
Rainier
TrailBlazer
Envoy
Ascender
9-7X
19512008Closed on December 23, 2008. Formerly site of truck and bus production. Began in 1951 as the Frigidaire Division of General Motors Corporation producing household appliances.
NNorwood AssemblyNorwood, OhioUSABel Air
Camaro
Firebird
19231987 
6Oklahoma City AssemblyOklahoma City, OklahomaUSATrailBlazer EXT
Envoy XL
Ascender
19792006Previously produced front wheel drive X platform and N platform vehicles. Idled February 20, 2006. 
 Oshawa Truck AssemblyOshawa, OntarioCanadaSilverado
Sierra
19652009
 PagewoodPagewood, New South WalesAustraliaHolden19391981 
 PetonePetoneNew Zealand 19261984
 Pittsburgh MetalPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaUSA 19492007Metal fabricating
PPontiac AssemblyPontiac, MichiganUSAFiero
G-bodies
19271988 
VPontiac Assembly CenterPontiac, MichiganUSASilverado/Sierra19722009Formerly part of the Truck and Bus group
 Saginaw Malleable IronSaginaw, MichiganUSA 19192007Iron castings. HQ of Central Foundry Division.
 Saginaw Steering Gear - Plant 2Saginaw, MichiganUSASteering Gears, pump hoses19412001 Affectionately known as "The Gun Plant", it was built in 1941 when the division was contracted to build M1919 machine guns, and M1-Carbines for World War II. After the war, normal steering gear production continued until it's closure in 2001. It has been demolished
 Saginaw DivisionSaginaw, MichiganUSAComplete Hydraulic and Electric Power Steering Systems, Halfshafts, Intermediate Drive Shafts19572010Former Saginaw Steering Division of GM. The sprawling Five-Plant complex, division Headquarters and large engineering center, were spun off with Delphi in 1999. GM re-purchased the Steering division from bankrupt Delphi in 2009, and then sold the division to Pacific Century Motors in 2010. The former GM Division now operates as "Nexteer Automotive", an independent company headquartered at the Saginaw site.
2Sainte-Thérèse AssemblySainte-Thérèse, QuebecCanada 19662002Past models: Firebird, Camaro
4Scarborough Van AssemblyScarborough, OntarioCanadaG-series vans
GMC Vandura
Chevy Sportvan
GMC Handi-Van
19631993Operations moved to Flint Truck Assembly
CSouth Gate AssemblySouth Gate, CaliforniaUSA 19361982 First GM plant to build multi-carline body/chassis (Buick/Olds/Pontiac)serially. Other models: Tanks (WWII); Unibody BOP "Y" series Special, F85, Tempest added to B&C mix 1961-63; replaced by Chevrolet B for 64; Vega; Monza; Deville; Cavalier and Cimarron
SSt. Louis Truck AssemblySt. Louis, MissouriUSA   1987Truck and Bus
MToluca AssemblyTolucaMexicoMedium Duty19942008 
 TrenthamTrenthamNew Zealand 19671990
3Trollhättan AssemblyTrollhättanSwedenSaab 9-3
Saab 9-5
1947 Saab Automobile sold to Spyker Cars in February, 2010.
LVan Nuys AssemblyVan Nuys, CaliforniaUSACamaro
Firebird
19471992Past models: Chevrolet Monte Carlo, Corvair, Pontiac GTO
WWillow Run AssemblyYpsilanti Twp, MichiganUSA 19591992Past models: Corvair, Nova, Caprice, Custom Cruiser
YWilmington AssemblyWilmington, DelawareUSASolstice
Sky
Opel GT
Daewoo GX2
19472009Past models: Corsica, Beretta, Malibu, L-Series, Caprice/Impala
 Windsor TransmissionWindsor, OntarioCanada4T40/45E transmission19202010Previous 1920 -1928 axles and parts 1928 - 1963 engines
 WoodvilleWoodville, South AustraliaAustraliaHolden19231990 

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