General Motors employees at the Fort Wayne, Indiana assembly have something to be proud of. The plant has been awarded the J.D. Power Gold Plant Quality award—the highest quality honor, according to Wane.com.
“Our team builds the most exceptional full-size trucks in the business, assembling each vehicle as if it were our very own,” said Michael Thomas, Fort Wayne Assembly plant manager. “The men and women at Fort Wayne Assembly put the customer at the center of everything they do. Our customers can be assured that they have invested in a truck that will both delight and safely transport them and their loved ones for years.”
The Fort Wayne assembly builds GM’s full-size pickup trucks, the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado and 2017 GMC Sierra. The plant was founded in 1986.
In addition to the plant’s quality award, the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and 2017 Silverado HD were awarded top quality honors in the J.D. Power initial quality study. Overall, GM brands fell in initial quality while Chevrolet held steady at sixth place.