The first round of 2016 Chevrolet Camaros have officially left the Lansing Grand River assembly and are on their way to dealers. But, the new Lansing stamping facility has officially been graced with its new presses, ready to fire up and begin their work for the 2016 Camaro.
As part of the $174 million investment General Motors made, the stamping presses with stamp parts for the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro, 2016 Cadillac ATS and 2016 Cadillac CTS. The first presses weigh in at a whopping 210,000 pounds, with the entire stamping line checking in at 7.2-million pounds.
The next round of presses will arrive in December, according to GM, and continue to keep Lansing, the second-newest U.S. assembly plant, the prime place for some of GM’s best vehicles to be built.