Tag: car factory


Tesla’s fast-track German plant charts a path through red tape

March 9, 2020

Via: Automotive News

BERLIN — Elon Musk’s plan to turn a remote wooded lot in Germany into the home of a state-of-the-art car factory in less than two years sent an unequivocal message to local authorities: make it happen or lose it. Eager […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

BMW CEO says trade war could cost U.S. jobs

October 25, 2019

Via: Automotive News

STUTTGART — BMW AG has told United States trade representatives, including Robert Lighthizer, that intensifying a global trade war could threaten jobs in South Carolina, CEO Oliver Zipse said on Friday. An imposition of trade barriers would hamper the ability […]

Design & Planning, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process

BMW set to build new €1bn facility in Hungary

July 31, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The Germany-based automotive company, BMW, has announced it is investing €1bn ($1.17bn) in a new car factory in Hungary, Reuters reports. It is hoped that the project will aid the country’s growth and help to increase its standing in the […]