Kentucky is a driving force in today’s auto industry. Companies have been building vehicles in the Bluegrass State for generations, and those companies continue to succeed and grow. From assembling the most innovative cars and trucks to designing the next generation engines and parts, it’s clear Kentucky is ahead of the competition.
More than 520 companies in Kentucky, employing nearly 100,000 people
$4 billion, total of Kentucky’s automotive-related exports through November 2019
Kentucky is the #1 producer of cars, light trucks and SUVs per capita
Motor Vehicle-Related (MVR) Facilities