WEST POINT, GA – Kia Motor Mfg. Georgia Inc. offers a glimpse of its new assembly plant located here to select members of the media about a month prior to the start of serial production for the new ’11 Sorento cross/utility vehicle. The manufacturing facility, including four onsite suppliers, is located on a 650-acre (263-ha) building pad. The overall campus sits on 2,200 acres (890 ha) in rural West Point, once a major textile-production town. Operations include separate stamping, welding ...

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