Production of the new BEV is scheduled to begin in the second half of 2024
NVIDIA Omniverse is enabling virtual production in the plant more than two years before actual series production is launched
The gigafactory will start production of unified cells in 2026 and will directly employ more than 3,000 people
The Marysville Auto Plant will be Honda’s first auto plant in the US to transition to making EVs
The SMMT has published a new blueprint which sets out the UK’s strengths in advanced automotive manufacturing, low carbon energy, and R&D
Listen to our analysis on BBC Radio 5 Live from Daniel Harrison, our in-house Automotive Analyst at Ultima Media, to understand the wider context of Ford’s announcement, including Ford’s $2bn loss in 2022, the pivot to electrification, and the inevitable impact that EVs will have upon automotive industry jobs.