It will develop “batteries, powertrains and automobiles, starting off with Product Y.”
A extra exact area at the instant is “in the Berlin spot”, “Positioned in close proximity to the new airport” (BER airport). It is really a shock in comparison to previous reports/rumors.
The European Gigafactory was promised for pretty some time and most recently Tesla said that GF4 will develop Product three/Y starting off in 2021.
Right now, Elon Musk unveiled that Gigafactory four will start out from Product Y, which implies that Product three will nevertheless be imported from the U.S., just like Product S/X.
Moreover producing automobiles, GF4 will also develop batteries (we you should not have affirmation nonetheless whether or not it implies only modules/packs or also cells) and powertrains. In Berlin, Tesla will have also a style middle.
Reportedly, all around 10,000 new work will be developed by way of the financial commitment and Tesla is by now looking for workforce (see Tesla web page here).