August 28, 2002
Mercedes-Benz to build new GST in Alabama in 2004
Vancouver, B.C. – At a Mercedes-Benz dealer’s conference here, DaimlerChrysler announced that it will produce the Mercedes-Benz Grand Sports Tourer (GST) in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, at the end of 2004. The Tuscaloosa plant builds the M-Class sport utility, and approximately US$600 million will be invested in plant expansion over the coming years to accomodate the GST.