BMW – investment

AUTOMOTIVE

Goodwood

BMW

The company plans to build a £63m factory to produce Rolls-Royce cars near the Goodwood race track in West Sussex. The plant will have the capacity to produce 1,000 cars a year but body panels and other components may be supplied from BMW’s former Rover plant at Cowley, Oxford.

Investment £63m; 350 jobs created; completion date 2003.