At AM General, we apply exceptional innovation and unrivaled flexibility to meet the needs of our customers across a spectrum of defense and commercial vehicle markets. Our success stories in specialized vehicle design, engineering, and production are legendary – including the world-famous Humvee®. Our competencies extend to commercial vehicles – both as an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and as a contract manufacturer for partners such as General Motors and Mercedes-Benz. We don’t stop there: AM General supplies world-class parts, logistical support, technical services, and training for defense and commercial customers in the U.S. and globally. With lean, forward-looking management and a highly adaptable workforce, we never lose sight of our customers’ mobility needs.
AM General is a diversified, privately owned company that designs, engineers, manufactures, supplies and supports high-quality specialized vehicles for military and commercial customers worldwide. Headquartered in South Bend, Ind., the company has major facilities in nearby Mishawaka, Ind.; near Detroit in Livonia, Mich.; and in Franklin, Ohio, plus offices in Arlington, Va.
Through AM General’s military business, the company is recognized as a world leader in the design, engineering, manufacturing and support of Light Tactical Vehicles, having produced and sustained more than 300,000 vehicles for military and homeland security forces in over 60 countries.
AM General’s growing commercial business includes three wholly owned subsidiaries: engine manufacturer General Engine Products, transmission manufacturer General Transmission Products, and Mobility Ventures. Mobility Ventures is the designer and manufacturer of the acclaimed MV-1, the only American made vehicle specifically engineered from the ground up in support of wheelchair users and people with disabilities. As the only Mercedes-Benz contract manufacturer in the United States, AM General also produces the R-Class vehicle in Mishawaka, Ind.
AM General has a strong legacy of designing, manufacturing, and supporting iconic, high-quality military, commercial, and consumer vehicles. Consistent threads over time are talented, motivated people; leading-edge engineering; high-quality, on-time production; a full range of technical and logistical support; a strong supplier base; and the flexibility to meeting changing customer requirements.