The series production of the e.GO Life will start in spring 2018 in the TRIWO Technopark, Aachen. The state of North-Rhine Westphalia provides funding for the construction of the production site under the "Regional Business Promotion" programme (RWP). Minister Duin handed over the allocation decision of approximately 2.6 million euros. The overall investment amounts to 25.7 million euros. The TRIWO AG will erect the buildings and rent them to the e.GO Mobile AG who will establish a model Industrie 4.0 factory there.
On 16,000 square meters, assembly and logistics halls as well as office space will be created in Lilienthalstraße 1, the TRIWO Technopark Aachen, which is the former Philips site. e.GO Mobile AG's production of the affordable city car e.GO Life at a price of € 15,900 (before deduction of the environmental bonus) will start in the second quarter of 2018. "We are proud to be able to start the series production of up to 10,000 vehicles per year in Aachen in spring 2018", says Professor Günther Schuh, CEO of the e.GO Mobile AG and adds: "We will create 140 new jobs.“