Lordstown Complex

Welcome to Lordstown

General Motors Lordstown Complex
is the proud maker of the Chevrolet CRUZE. Lordstown is among the highest volume single line vehicle assembly facilities in the world with total production at over 16 million vehicles since production started in 1966. On September 8, 2010, the complex officially launched and started shipping the Chevrolet Cruze which is today among the world’s best-selling vehicles. Lordstown has built over 1.3 million Cruzes since launch. On June 24, 2015, the Next Generation Cruze was revealed to the world in Detroit. Lordstown begins shipping the All New 2016 Cruze in Spring 2016.

Most Lordstown team members are represented by United Autoworker Locals 1112 and 1714.

Each year, Lordstown employees contribute over $1 million annually to various community causes including local United Way chapters, March of Dimes of Northern Ohio, Toys for Kids and Care & Share to help families in need. Click here to view video.

Lordstown Complex is located off the Ohio Turnpike (Interstate 80), twenty miles west of the Ohio-Pennsylvania border.

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Lordstown Plant News

Sophisticated Sophomore: All-New 2016 Chevrolet Cruze


Chevrolet today introduced the all-new, 2016 Cruze – a larger and lighter, more efficient and more sophisticated evolution of the brand’s best-selling global car.

2016 Chevrolet Cruze Features New Ecotec Engines


The 2016 Chevrolet Cruze in North America is offered with a new Ecotec 1.4L turbocharged engine that features direct injection to help offer an EPA-estimated 42 mpg on the highway with an available six-speed automatic transmission. Standard stop/start technology contributes to efficiency in stop-and-go driving. The new 1.4L turbo is SAE-certified at 113 kW (153 hp) and 240 Nm of torque (177 lb-ft), using regular unleaded fuel (RON 91).

Cruze Control: Success Paves Way for Next Generation


Chevrolet Cruze, the brand’s best-selling car around the world, has surpassed 3.5 million global sales, a milestone that comes as Chevrolet prepares to introduce the next-generation Cruze on June 24.

Chevrolet Cruze Named 2014 Fleet Car of the Year


The 2015 Chevrolet Cruze was named the 2014 Fleet Car of the Year by Automotive Fleet and Business Fleet magazines. Fleet managers from both large and small fleets and covering every fleet segment selected the Cruze as the winner, besting 48 other cars.

GM Installing Vast Solar Array at Lordstown Plant


General Motors’ new 2.2 megawatt ground-mounted solar array will be complete by the end of 2014 at its Lordstown Complex, home of the Chevrolet Cruze. When the last of more than 8,500 solar panels are in place, it will be GM’s largest solar installation in the Western Hemisphere.

Third Annual ‘teamGM Cares Week’ Celebrates Commitment to Giving Back


Communities and nonprofits across the country will receive a helping hand from General Motors’ employee volunteers next week as part of the company’s third annual “teamGM Cares Week.” From delivering Teddy Bears to cancer patients to cleaning up beaches and neighborhoods, countless projects will take place from Sept. 8-12.

Chevrolet Sells 3 Millionth Cruze


DETROIT – Eleven plants. One-hundred and eighteen countries. Eighty-eight awards. And now, 3 million sales for the Chevrolet Cruze.

Lordstown Gets $50 Million Investment for Next-Gen Cruze


LORDSTOWN, Ohio – General Motors is investing $50 million for a new flexible Trim Shop and upgrades to the Press Room at the Lordstown Complex for the next-generation Chevrolet Cruze compact sedan.

Chevrolet Cruze Named Diesel Car of the Year


NEW YORK – Diesel enthusiasts around the world have determined the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel is the top diesel car of the year and Chevrolet is the top diesel manufacturer of 2014.

GM Foundation Donates More than $1.45 Million to Aid Habitat for Humanity


DETROIT – The General Motors Foundation is donating more than $1.45 million to Habitat for Humanity to fund at least 10 new-home builds and 15 neighborhood revitalization projects across the United States, as well as a special veterans’ program in partnership with up to 50 Habitat affiliates.


UAW Locals 1112 & 1714

Most Lordstown team members are represented by United Autoworker Locals 1112 and 1714.

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