REDFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP / WDEF) – Ford and Volkswagen are in talks about building factories.
Ford CEO Jim Hackett confirmed the talks Tuesday and Executive Chairman Bill Ford says the negotiations are going well.
VW has said it's considering a new US
The German company now builds SUVs and a midsize car at a factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, but imports the rest of its vehicles.
Ford and VW are thus
The big question in Chattanooga
But it's not a done deal.
On Tuesday, Diess said, "We're quite advanced in Tennessee, but there
Volkswagen began making Passat passenger cars at Chattanooga, but has added SUV production here.
The 1966 Passat and Atlas in the Atlas comin g years, but have not committed.
Last week at the Los Angeles Auto Show, VW. CEO Scott Keogh said they are intoduce by 2020, in the $ 30,000 to $ 40,000 price range.