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Stats & Facts – Week of January 15, 2018

Published on January 19, 2018

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That’s a lot of engines

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Alabama built nearly 700,000 engines in 2017, which is six times the number it produced when the plant opened in 2003.



United Airlines is increasing flights between Huntsville and Denver, Chicago and Washington/Dulles. Additional service begins in June.


Go farther on less

The fuel economy of new U.S. cars and trucks hit a record 24.7 mpg in the 2016 model year, according to the EPA.


All the milkshakes

COOK OUT has opened its first location in Huntsville on Sparkman Drive.

Stats & Facts is a weekly series covering City of Huntsville economic development announcements, relevant national and regional statistics that could impact the Rocket City region and informational nuggets that span industries. It is compiled by Business Relations Officer Harrison Diamond.