Chevy Bolt EV enters pre-production just head of Tesla Model 3 unveiling
March 22, 2016 - Uncategorized
Chevrolet Bolt EV engineers — along with assembly plant workers — began finalizing testing of assembly plant tools and processes at GM’s Orion Township, Michigan, production facility this week. This signals the final phase in preparation for the start of Bolt production, which will commence at the end of 2016.
“We’re at another critical and important point in the development of the Bolt EV,” said Josh Tavel, Bolt EV Chief Engineer. “We’ve moved from working in math and building cars by hand to building Bolt EV’s on the line. We’re now testing the tooling used in the plant so that we deliver a high quality 200-plus mile EV that our customers are eagerly anticipating.” Read more…