267 million investment in Swindon car plant
Honda in Swindon are investing £267 million pounds into production at the plant there.
The plant in Swindon this month have started to build the new Honda CR-V.
500 staff have already been recruited to produce a range of new models and engines.
Business secretary Vince Cable will visit the plant today (Thursday 6th September) to see the assembly line where the new CR-V has already started mass production.
By the end of the year production at the plant is expected to have doubled and in 3 years time production a year will be around 250,000 units.