VW builds 200 pre-production vehicles of new ID.3 electric car, transforms factory

According to VW, conversion of the vehicle factory in Zwickau to the largest production site for electric mobility in Europe is right on schedule.  The focus is on preparations for start-up of the new ID.3 and building the expertise required for that. More than 200 pre-production vehicles of the ID.3 have already been manufactured and the first ID. production vehicles are to roll off the assembly line at the end of 2019. Only e-cars will be built at Zwickau by the end of 2020 – up to 1,500 a day for Volkswagen and other Group brands.