Tesla acquired with its new Gigafactory plant in Austin, Texas Many lands It will not be occupied by production lines and fields in which its electric cars are waiting to be transferred into the hands of their owners in the future. The Documents provided Before the local administration they reveal New install called Bobcat ProjectWhich will be located next to the main factory buildings.
In July of last year and as was rumored, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, confirmed that Texas would be the state in which the manufacturer’s next Giga plant would rise. Specifically in Austin, its exact location is where the second Tesla car assembly plant in the US and its fourth plant if Nevada is taken into account, where they manufacture batteries with Panasonic, and the Buffalo plant (New York), where the photovoltaic panels are produced.
Two of the manufacturer’s most anticipated electric vehicles will be built in Austin: an electric pickup truck like the Tesla Cybertruck and an electric van like the Tesla Semi. In addition, the Tesla Model 3 And form Y Dedicated to clients on the East Coast of the United States. When the new factories are operating in Berlin (Germany) and Texas (USA), there will be a total of four factories in the world producing the Tesla Model Y. The interior will also include many ancillary lines and facilities for battery assembly.
One year after Tesla announced construction of the new Giga Factory They are already there very advanced. Install you will not be alone. The Document Tesla submitted to Austin It reveals that building an attachment is attached under the name The Bobcat Project. informations Austin Business Magazine It states, “Tesla plans to establish another facility on its soil in East Travis County.” At the moment, representatives of the manufacturer did not want to comment on details about its role, although thanks to the plan presented on April 30, it is known that it is. New industrial building “Who goes up on Harold Green Road.”
There is a lot of land Tesla acquired around the Austin Gigafactory It is difficult to pinpoint the exact location of this new building. in this picture ElectricIn green, all currently owned space is represented. The orange dot is the location of the Texas Gigafactory main building while the blue dot indicates where the work is currently being done.
According to the documents, it could occupy the new facility With an area of approximately 400,000 m2, But they did not specify what purpose it would be used for. It is also rumored that the manufacturer plans to create this place “Ecological paradiseAs Elon Musk himself mentioned, it could become an accessible place for the general public, a kind of amusement park for electric mobility.