The information comes as a facet notice to congratulations to Volkswagen Group’s Cupra model on its third anniversary, because the upcoming Cupra Born may also be produced in Zwickau, starting in the second half of 2021.
We’re shocked that the manufacturing charge is already at 800 models, which at seven days every week can be 5,600 per week and near 300,000 per 12 months. Of course, it is much less, however the potential is there.
As soon as all six mannequin slots are taken (ID.3, ID.4, ID.5, Cupra Born and two extra BEVs), the plan is to provide a complete of 330,000 models a 12 months (in comparison with 300,000 ICE vehicles up to now). The ID.5 is in a pilot phase.
The work to totally make the most of the Zwickau plant progresses. Most lately, the corporate accomplished the set up of the brand new press and confirmed a take a look at run.
It can allow the manufacturing of all of the physique elements for the MEB-based EVs produced on the website from mid-April.