Will Plant Tours Go The Way Of The Tail Fin?

We're standing amid 420 robots, watching the nearest ones weld the side panels to the floorpan of a Ford Probe on our right and a Mazda 626 on our left. Suddenly, sparks shower down on us, as if we're standing underneath a fireworks display. Teenagers jump and duck, even though our guide, Jim Kresin, has told us the sparks can't do any harm.

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