Official: Chrysler’s Jefferson North plant builds 5-millionth SUV [w/video]

Filed under: , , ,

Chrysler Jefferson North Assembly Plant builds 5-millionth SUV

Chrysler’s Jefferson North Assembly Plant opened in 1992 for production of the first Jeep Grand Cherokee, but in the subsequent years, the Detroit plant has gone on to produce some of the company’s biggest SUVs including the Jeep Commander and Dodge Durango. Earlier this week, the plant produced its five-millionth SUV, which, fittingly, was a Grand Cherokee.

Celebrating the plant’s five-millionth unit, the silver 2014 Grand Cherokee was promptly donated to the USO. In addition to this milestone SUV, Chrysler also had a near-perfect 1993-95 ZJ Grand Cherokee on hand for the photo op. Scroll down for the Chrysler press release as well as a video showing some of the speeches from the celebration.

Continue reading Chrysler’s Jefferson North plant builds 5-millionth SUV [w/video]

Chrysler’s Jefferson North plant builds 5-millionth SUV [w/video] originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 15 Aug 2013 11:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

See more here:
Official: Chrysler’s Jefferson North plant builds 5-millionth SUV [w/video]

Share/Save/Bookmark

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.