A Look at OEM Restart Dates

It's all subject to change but here’s the latest

Honda Manufacturing of Alabama in Lincoln, Alabama

While the Covid-19 pandemic has caused plans to change, in some cases on an hourly basis, here is a summation of when OEMs in the South have said they plan to restart their production. This list was culled from manufacturer websites and news reports. — Updated 3/30–


Hyundai (Montgomery) resumes April 13
Honda (Lincoln) resumes April 7

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Toyota (Huntsville) resumes April 20

Mercedes-Benz (Tuscaloosa) April 6


Kia (West Point) resumes April 13


Toyota (Georgetown) resumes April 20
Ford Kentucky Truck (Louisville) resumes April 14
Ford (Louisville) No date
GM (Bowling Green) No date


Toyota (Blue Springs) resumes April 20

Nissan (Canton) resumes April 6


BMW (Spartanburg) resumes April 13
Volvo (Ridgeville) resumes April 14


Volkswagen (Chattanooga) resumes April 6
GM (Spring Hill) No date


Toyota (San Antonio) resumes April 20
GM (Arlington) No date


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