On Tuesday, Tesla billionaire CEO Elon Musk said the plant would build batteries, power engines and vehicles, "starting with the Model Y."
Moving takes the big electric car race to Volkswagen's ] ( VLKAF ) backyard. The German automotive giant has made the most aggressive move by traditional electric car companies, announcing plans to invest 30 billion euros ($ 33 billion) to electrify its entire product range over the next four years.
Volkswagen has just started making its new ID.3 electric car series and recently announced a deal with the Swedish Northvolt to build a giant battery factory in Germany.
Tesla ( TSLA ) has already published jobs for construction, operators, engineering and manufacturing workers for the factory in the German capital.
This is an evolving story and will be updated.