From the Louisville Courier-Journal: Ford to build new luxury Lincoln SUV at Louisville Assembly Plant

EDITOR'S NOTE: Production workers at the plant belong to UAW Local 862.


A new compact SUV from Lincoln Motor Co. set to launch this year will be assembled in Louisville, according to a report.

The 2020 Lincoln Corsair, formerly known as the Lincoln MKC, will be built at the Louisville Assembly Plant, the Detroit News reported Wednesday. Models of the vehicle sold in North America are set to be built at the Kentucky factory, while models sold in China will be built overseas.

The 2020 Lincoln Corsair is set to make its debut Wednesday at the New York Auto Show.

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