The company Jaguar 2018-2019 Land Rover has announced plans to build a new plant in Slovakia – the first product off the assembly line in 2018.
According to preliminary calculations, the annual capacity is 300 thousand cars produced annually.
It is known that JLR analyzed the prospects for the opening of the US plant, Mexico, or in other European countries, however, the choice fell on Slovakia, as in this case, the automobile factory is located in the immediate vicinity of the key suppliers of the company, as well as allows you to organize the optimal logistics infrastructure .
According to the brand, the new plant will be collected “several models of Jaguar and 2018-2019 Land Rover». Unfortunately, the information does not possess the specifics, but we can assume that on the basis of the company will establish a production of a new generation of SUV Defender .
The basis of this assumption lay down information from the publication Financial Times, according to which, the next generation of the legendary SUV will be produced just in Eastern Europe.
Photo: Concept 2018-2019 Land Rover DC100 Defender.