Battery pack and electrical motor manufacturing secured.
In a couple of 12 months, round November 2019, BMW Group will launch an all-new electrical automobile primarily based on the MINI Electrical Idea, which will probably be assembled in Oxford, South England.
The battery packs and traction motors will probably be provided from Dingolfing and neighboring Landshut crops in Germany.
In line with the press launch, BMW is at present investing a medium, double-digit million euro quantity in Dingolfing to deal with battery pack manufacturing for the all-electric MINI.
Dingolfing provides battery packs for plug-in vehicles produced by the BMW Group and that may proceed with the fifth era system, for all-new fashions just like the BMW iX3, BMW i4 and BMW iNeXT.
“On an space of round 6,000 sq. meters, a manufacturing facility for battery modules and a battery meeting line will probably be constructed within the western a part of the Dingolfing part plant 02.20. Presently, the primary methods are being constructed and examined successively.”
“On account of its rising significance and its key function within the manufacturing community, the 02.20 part manufacturing facility now bears the title “BMW Group competence heart for electrical drive manufacturing”.
Plant 02.20 is among the oldest elements of the Dingolfing plant group. Since 2015, the Dingolfing plant has been producing batteries and electrical motors for plug-in hybrid fashions of the BMW Group.”
MINI Electrical Idea
Supply: Inexperienced Automobile Congress