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Build-outs and Start-ups

Build-out and Start-up Dates

In this section, you will find updates to the manufacturers' build-out and start-up times.

The tables in this section reflect the latest information about the manufacturers' build-out and start-up dates. Build-out information is subject to frequent changes and Element recommends that you place your orders as early as possible. We will provide updated information as it becomes available.

Sort by make, model and last published date. 

Publish Date Order
Banks Open
Pricing Release
Date
Start of
Production
Orders Due
at Element
Lead Time
(order to delivery)
Additional
Notes
2019 Lincoln Navigator Jan 18, 2019 Jul 27, 2018 TBD Oct 15, 2018 Jun 20, 2019 Jul 3, 2019 14-16 weeks
2020 Lincoln Aviator Jan 18, 2019 Jan 21, 2019 TBD May 6, 2019 TBD TBD 18-20 weeks
2019 Lincoln Continental Jan 18, 2019 Jul 18, 2018 TBD Oct 1, 2018 Jun 27, 2019 Jul 3, 2019 14-16 weeks
2019 Ford Transit Jan 18, 2019 Jun 13, 2018 TBD Sep 4, 2018 May 15, 2019 May 29, 2019 16-18 weeks

VSO (special paint/orders) - order banks open June 12th; start of production is September 14th.

2020 Ford Explorer Jan 18, 2019 Jan 21, 2019 TBD May 6, 2019 TBD TBD 18-20 weeks

Lead time for Explorer police is 26-28 weeks

2019 Ford Expedition Jan 18, 2019 Jul 18, 2018 TBD Oct 15, 2018 Jun 19, 2019 Jul 4, 2019 12-14 weeks
2019 Ford F250-F350-F450-F550 Jan 18, 2019 Mar 6, 2018 TBD Jul 9, 2018 Jul 17, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 14-16 weeks

VSO order banks open 4/6/18 and start of production is 7/23/18

Ohio Chassis plant start of production is 8/1/18

2019 Ford F650-F750 Jan 18, 2019 Mar 12, 2018 TBD Jun 25, 2018 TBD TBD 14-16 weeks

VSO (special paint/options) order banks open April 9th; start of production is July 23rd.

2019 Ford Econoline Jan 18, 2019 Apr 18, 2018 TBD Jun 25, 2018 TBD TBD 12-14 weeks

VSO (special paint/options) order banks open May 14th; start of production is July 23rd.

2019 Ford Edge Jan 18, 2019 Jun 13, 2018 TBD Sep 7, 2018 Jun 21, 2019 Jul 3, 2019 12-14 weeks

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