At the Opelika City Council meeting, Mayor Gary Fuller announced that APR is expanding in Opelika. APR plans a 42,000sf addition to its existing facility located along Highway 280. APR will be adding manufacturing and non-manufacturing equipment as well. The capital investment for the project will be over $4 million with plans to hire an additional 50 employees over the next three years, 25 of which will be added within year 1. Currently APR has over 70 employees.
APR is an automotive engineering firm that was founded in 1997 with a corporate philosophy of Integrity, Excellence and Innovation. APR's sole mission is to provide the highest quality and most highly engineered aftermarket performance parts available for Audi, Volkswagen, SEAT and Skoda vehicles.