Standard Motors verified today that its Orion assembly plant, where the Bolt EV is manufactured, will continue to be idle until finally at minimum September 24. The business is continue to doing the job with supplier LG Chem to locate a alternative to the battery style flaws that led to a worldwide remember of the Bolt EV, as nicely as of its lately introduced SUV variant, the Bolt EUV.
The automaker has currently introduced that it will not deliver new units or change defective batteries in present versions until finally it is specified that the batteries supplied by LG Chem are flawless. GM need to at all prices keep away from a repeat of the random hearth episodes brought on by LG Chem’s defective parts. The challenge has price tag the business approximately $1 billion so significantly.
Which is a monthly bill that GM will surely not shell out on