February 27, 2024

Corvette Assembly Plant Will Be Closed Next Week Due to Supply Chain Issues

Photograph Credit score: Keith Cornett

The Corvette Meeting Plant continues to be going through demanding situations with portions provides, and sadly, we simply were given phrase the power will probably be closed subsequent week on account of provide chain problems.

That has since been showed with a plant spokesperson who says operations are anticipated to go back on October twenty fourth:

“Because of a brief portions provide factor, we will be able to verify that Bowling Inexperienced Meeting won’t run manufacturing the week of October 17. Our provide chain, production and engineering groups are running intently with our provide base to mitigate any more affect on manufacturing to satisfy the sturdy call for for our merchandise. We think the plant to renew standard operations on Monday, October 24.”

The remaining shutdown of the Corvette meeting plant came about the week of August twenty ninth.

We’ve been listening to that wheels are protecting some automobiles from transport, and it’s most definitely no twist of fate that the Q9I Gloss Black 20-Spoke wheels are actually 100% constrained. Then again, those weekly shutdowns are in most cases led to by means of delays in receiving a couple of portions.

Talking of constraints, the ones got here out nowadays as neatly. Seems like sellers can order Z51s with Magnetic Experience Regulate, however the majority of orders positioned for non-Z51s must be ordered with out MagRide. There’s a restricted amount of FE2s to be had so take a look at together with your broker. Along with the 100% constrained wheels, the 5ZZ Carbon Flash Prime Wing may be now not to be had to reserve, nor are you able to order the SFE Chrome Wheel Locks.

The Corvette Meeting Plant has produced greater than 14,000 Corvette Stingrays for the 2023 fashion 12 months thus far.




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