Category:Checker Motors Corporation

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Checker Motors Corporation 
defunct Kalamazoo, Michigan-based vehicle manufacturer
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Instance of business
Industry automotive industry
LocationUnited States of America
Headquarters location
Founded by
  • Morris Markin
Inception
  • 1922
Dissolved, abolished or demolished
  • 14 January 2010
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  • Checker Cab Manufacturing Company incorporated May 1922 to own and merge these businesses:
Commonwealth Motors Corporation (Commonwealth cars. Mogul taxis) and
Markin Body Company provided bodies
The first Checker cab was the 1922 model H
  • 1958 renamed Checker Motors Corporation — taxi production ended July 1982 and focus on parts business
  • 1989 CMC Kalamazoo
  • 1999 New York's last in-service Checker Taxi was retired on July 26, 1999 (because of emission controls)
  • 2009 January CMC filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
  • 2009 November demolition of plant began

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