Ford temporarily idling Louisville Assembly Plant - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Ford temporarily idling Louisville Assembly Plant

Posted: Updated:

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Ford has temporarily shut down its Louisville Assembly Plant.

The automaker says it's in response to slowing demand for vehicles. The Louisville plant is closed this week, and will close again the week of Oct. 31. 

The assembly plant makes the Ford Escape and Lincoln MKC. Two plants in Mexico are also idle this week.

Kansas City is shutting down on Monday for a week.

Copyright 2016 WDRB Media. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.