October 28, 2015

Honda Begins Production Of New Civic Sedan In Indiana

Honda Manufacturing of Indiana Vehicle Quality Department associate Michelle Christianson (left) hands HMIN President Bob Nelson the key to the all-new 2016 Honda Civic sedan at the line-off ceremony today in Greensburg, Indiana. - Honda Manufacturing of Indiana

Honda Manufacturing of Indiana Vehicle Quality Department associate Michelle Christianson (left) hands HMIN President Bob Nelson the key to the all-new 2016 Honda Civic sedan at the line-off ceremony today in Greensburg, Indiana.

Honda Manufacturing of Indiana

GREENSBURG, Ind. (AP) — Honda has started production of its new 2016 Civic sedan in Indiana.

The Indianapolis Star reports that production of the 10th-generation model started Tuesday at Honda Manufacturing of Indiana's plant in Greensburg. Honda Manufacturing of Indiana president Bob Nelson says the company spent more than $900 million in investments in the state over seven years.

The Greensburg facility opened in 2008. More than 2,000 work there and it has the capacity to produce 250,000 vehicles a year.

Greensburg is about 50 miles southeast of Indianapolis in Decatur County.

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