BMW is using a digital twin and Nvidia's Omniverse industrial metaverse platform to set up its Debrecen, Hungary, plant, where it will start building Neue Klasse electric cars in 2025.
The layoffs will be voluntary, as Marelli faces rising costs for raw materials and falling sales due to supply chain problems. The supplier currently has about 7,200 workers in Italy, unions said.
The new-generation Maserati GranTurismo is produced at the Stellantis subsidiary's Mirafiori plant, near Turin. Output of the premium coupe is expected to peak at more than 3,700 in 2024, according to S&P Global Mobility.
The second-generation Mercedes-Benz AMG GT is build at the automaker's plant in Bremen, Germany. Production of the premium coupe is expected to peak at more than 6,600 in 2024, according to S&P Global Mobility.