PLANO, Texas, October 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Toyota kicks off Manufacturing Month with a behind-the-scenes video tour of eight of its ten manufacturing plants in the United States. Viewers will get a glimpse of the famous Toyota production system at work. This immersive video shines a light on the people, processes, and ingenuity required to assemble high-quality vehicles that keep the automaker moving forward.
Whether you’re a student exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), starting a career in manufacturing, or an avid vehicle enthusiast, this video shines a light on cutting-edge manufacturing at one of the world’s most successful companies. most recognized in the world.
“Every day I see the passion and customer-centric attitude that drives our team members to build the reliable and reliable vehicles our customers know and trust,” said Brian Krinock, senior vice president of vehicle plants at Toyota Motor North America. “I hope this video inspires young minds across America.”
The journey takes viewers inside eight manufacturing plants across the United States where vehicles are assembled and essential components such as the engine and transmission are made.
“We have highly skilled employees who take on high-tech jobs in advanced manufacturing,” said Norm Bafunno, senior vice president of unit manufacturing and engineering at Toyota Motor North America. “Whenever I see our vehicles on the road, I recognize the hard work and dedication that went into producing them. It’s a pretty cool feeling to know that you are part of someone’s mobility solution. “
The video tour will be presented in preview on the Toyota United States Facebook page and Toyota.com to celebrate Manufacturing Day on Friday October 1. The first will be followed by publications and special features that will be shared with Toyota. the United States social networks throughout the month.
To learn more about Toyota’s manufacturing operations in the United States, visit TourToyota.com, where you can take a virtual tour of the eight facilities and access free educational resources at the Education Center.
You can find the videos by visiting the Toyota press room, here.
Toyota (NYSE: TM) has been part of the cultural fabric of the United States for over 60 years and is committed to advancing next-generation sustainable mobility through our Toyota and Lexus brands, as well as our nearly 1,500 dealers.
Toyota has created a formidable value chain and directly employs over 36,000 in the United States. The company has been instrumental in the world-class design, engineering and assembly of more than 30 million cars and trucks at our 9 manufacturing plants, 10 including our Alabama which began production in 2021.
SOURCE Toyota Motor North America