Fiat Chrysler Vehicles plans to construct Jeep sport utility automobiles at a brand new plant in Detroit and has chosen a web site, though the timing of its opening is unsure, advised Reuters an knowledgeable supply of those initiatives.
The automaker plans to rebuild the Mack Avenue Engine II meeting line, which has been inactive since 2012, by constructing a brand new two- and three-row Jeep Grand Cherokee within the spring of 2021, a provider advised Reuters.
The transfer may create not less than 100 and 400 further jobs within the metropolis, in response to the Detroit Information, which had already reported on Fiat's plans.
Fiat Chrysler declined to remark.
This may be the primary new automotive meeting line to open in Detroit in 27 years. Nevertheless, this comes as Normal Motors plans to cease manufacturing at its Detroit-Hamtramck plant.