Engine producer, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Alabama (TMMAL), employs more than 2,000 team members and builds more than 3,000 engines each day. Producing one-third of Toyota’s engines in the U.S. at its 1.3 million-square-foot facility, TMMAL is the only plant to build four-cylinder, V-6 and twin-turbo under one roof. TMMAL powers popular Toyota vehicles like the Highlander, Sienna, RAV4, Corolla, Corolla Cross, Tundra, Tacoma and Sequoia.

Facts and Figures

Manufacturing Plant

Engine Plant

Toyota Operations

2001

Groundbreaking

778,000+

Engines assembled in 2023

2,000+

Total Employment

  • Foundation: June 1, 2001, SOP 2003
  • Plant Site: 403 acres in Huntsville, AL
  • Plant Size: 1.3 million square feet
  • Products: Four-cylinder + HEV engines (RAV4, Corolla, Corolla Cross, Highlander, Sienna); 2.4L Turbo + HEV engines (Tacoma); and Twin-turbo V6 + HEV engines (Tundra, Sequoia)
  • Investment: $1.5 billion
  • Fast Facts:
    • A $49 million solar array, in partnership with Huntsville Utilities and Toyota Tsusho, will supply more than 70 percent of the plant's energy needs when completed.
    • Grants of up to $6.7 million to help prepare Huntsville City Schools' students for future careers in science, technology, engineering and math. The grants are part of Toyota's Driving Possibilities initiative and is a five-year phased rollout of programming in select schools.
    • Toyota Alabama produces one-third of all Toyota engines built in the U.S.
    • Only Toyota plant globally to have built 4-cylinder, V6 and V8 engines under one roof.
    • All four production lines produce both combustion and hybrid engines.
  • Investments, Jobs and Production:
    • Eight major investments and six building expansions since groundbreaking in 2001.
    • The latest $222 million investment (April 2022) created a 2.4T engine line for the all-new Tacoma.
    • Only Toyota plant in North America to build the Twin Turbo V6 engine.
  • Environmental Sustainability:
    • Winner of Toyota North America Awards for outstanding energy, waste and water management.
    • Zero landfill facility.
    • ISO14001 certified since 2004.
    • Wildlife Habitat Council Certified since 2014 with four active programs onsite.
    • 3.3-acre solar farm onsite, which produces enough energy to power the plant during non-production.
    • One of two initial model sustainable plants.
    • In 2023, the plant announced a joint project with Toyota Tsusho and Huntsville Utilities to create a 30-megawatt solar array that will reduce the plant's consumption of non-renewable energy by more than 70 percent. The $49 million solar array will be complete in the summer of 2024.
  • Community Involvement:
    • $13 million investment in the local community since 2003.
    • $574,000 invested in 2021.
    • Represented on 19 local nonprofit boards.
    • In 2023, launched Driving Possibilities initiative to support STEM education.
  • Workforce:
    • Our team members represent 18 different counties in Alabama and Tennessee.
    • Supports nearly 10,000 jobs across Alabama.

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Jason Puckett

Jason Puckett

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