Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada announcing a 100-million dollar investment, which will mean hundreds more jobs at the Cambridge plant.

TMMC today announcing 30-thousand more Lexus RX SUVs will be built at the facility in Cambridge.  Leading to 400 job openings.

Once up to speed in 2014 more than 100-thousand vehicles will roll off the Lexus line.

Officials says today’s announcement increases Toyota’s direct job creation in Canada this year to 800 new jobs.

“For almost nine years now, Canada has had the only Lexus production outside of Japan,” observed TMMC Chairman Ray Tanguay. “New jobs, along with new technology, is great news for Canada.”

This latest news takes Toyota’s annual production capacity in Canada to 500,000 units.