The plant has generally had high quality, winning Harbour Report awards for productivity (20) and quickly achieving Bronze status in Fiat’s WCM system (2012).
Saltillo builds Dodge Ram trucks, and was recognized in 1997 for producing the highest quality Chrysler trucks.
This section does not always include Hudson, Nash, AMC, Willys, etc; or Dodge Brothers before the acquisition. Some obscure past Detroit listings are courtesy of originally compiled by Jim Benjaminson and updated by the Allpar staff using contributions from Thomas Mize, Bill Watson, Nick Taylor, and others.
Also see Empowered work teams and quality (2005); flexible manufacturing; and components affected by a wheelbase change Put into service in 1965, Belvidere was named for the Illinois city (the Plymouth Belvedere was named after the hotel).
Before the new building, Center Line contained the Mopar parts plant, training center, defense operations, and general sales offices, according to a 1957 listing.
FCA has 50% ownership of two joint-venture plants which build local Jeeps and Fiats.