Alabama Bronze Map

A Guide to the Images of the Bronze Map on the Lawn of the Alabama Department of Archives and History


image from Bronze Map: 'Automobile Manufacturing


48. Automobile Manufacturing

Vance, Lincoln, Montgomery


In 1993, Mercedes chose Vance as the location of its first U.S. automobile plant. With the addition of a Honda plant in Lincoln and a Hyundai plant in Montgomery, automobile manufacturing became a major new industry in Alabama .