BMW partners with Great Wall Motors to build Mini E vehicles

BMW, Great Wall Motors | December 05, 2019

BMW partners with Great Wall Motors to build Mini E vehicles
BMW Group and Great Wall Motor are supporting e‑mobility by building a joint plant in China, to manufacture future fully-electric models of the Mini. Announcing the creation of the joint venture,Spotlight Automotive Limited, Klaus Frohlich, member of the Board of Management of BMW AG, responsible for Development, commented: Today we are taking the next step in our collaboration: With the BMW Group as a pioneer in the field of electromobility and Great Wall as a major player and expert in industrialisation in the Chinese market, we are joining forces for development and production of the future electric MINI and new Great Wall models. The new plant, in the city of Zhangjiagang in China’s Jiangsu Province, will have a standard capacity of up to 160,000 vehicles per year, which will require around 3,000 employees after the ramp-up phase. Both partners will together invest around 650 million Euro. The construction phase is planned for 2020 to 2022.

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