Sonora enters the electric auto market
- Category: El Financiero
Sonora will fully enter the revolution of electric vehicles, thanks to the exploitation of lithium mines in the State, using this material to supply the battery manufacturing operations of units to power cares by Tesla and Lucid Motors, assembled at the Nevada, Arizona and California plants, confirms the Secretary of economy in Sonora, Jorge Vidal Ahumada. He remembered a recent announcement from Lucid Motors, to invest US$700 million in Casa Grande, Arizona. The objective is for Sonora to supply auto parts and electronic harnesses for "Lucid Air" manufacturing, nonetheless, the State will also supply the company with industrial amounts of lithium.