American Honda Motor Co. Inc. plans to build an automobile manufacturing and engine facility in Lincoln, AL, 40 miles east of the capital city of Birmingham. The plant, located on a 1,350-acre tract, will produce Odyssey minivans and/or large-size sport/utility vehicles, depending on market demand, starting in spring 2002. The facility also will be capable of producing passenger cars. The 1.7 million-sq.-ft-plant will employ 1,500 workers when it reaches full capacity of 120,000 vehicles ...

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