Nissan and Ford receive eight billions on manufacture of economic modelsOn Tuesday the congress of the USA approved granting to Ford companies, Nissan and Tesla the credit in the size of eight billions dollars. This money of the company receive from 25-milliard fund intended for financing of workings out of economic cars. About it reports AP referring to the secretary on power branch of the USA of Stephen Chu.
the American concern of Ford to which of these means intends 5,1 billion dollars, plans to spend this money for modernisation of the factories under release of 13 economic models. Nissan receives 1,6 billion dollars for which bill spends factory re-equipment in the city of Smyrna, the State of Tennessee. The credit in the size of 465 million the dollars, allocated to the American manufacturer of electromobiles Tesla, allows it to organise manufacture of cars and power-plants at factory in a city the Dignity Carlos in California.
Earlier Ford company declared that by 2010 it plans to deduce a minivan equipped with an electric power-plant for the market, and by 2011 - a sedan with the electromotor, developed together with Magna. Nissan plans to develop an electromobile which could pass on one additional charge of 160 kilometres by the end of 2010, and company Tesla by 2011 adjusts mass production of four-door sedan Model S. Now Tesla exhausts only a roadster on the electropull-rod which cost makes about 100 thousand US dollars.