BMW has confirmed the building of a plant to produce carbon fiber for future large-scale models of the Megacity project, but also a new sub-brand that will be launched in the next five years.
Bavarians from BMW have announced plans to sell the future Megacity model under a new brand, which will be released in the next five years. The electric model is destined for the urban environment and will be built at BMW factory in Leipzig. For now, BMW did not clarify the situation about the brand under the first model of Megacity project will be sold.
BMW has confirmed its plans to build a factory to produce carbon fiber with its partners from the SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers LLC. The factory will be built in Moses Lake, USA. The new U.S. production facility will employ 80 professionals in domain and is made with an investment of 100 million dollars. It will build components carbon fiber components and composites made with carbon fiber for the future BMW vehicles and vehicles from Megacity project.