BRP completes the acquisition of Great Wall Motor Austria
Valcourt, Quebec, Canada, July 27, 2022 – BRP Inc. announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Great Wall Motor Austria GmbH, a subsidiary of Great Wall Motor.
This leading EV R&D centre based in Kottingbrunn, Austria, specializes in e-drive systems and transmissions.
BRP-Rotax is pleased to welcome these new highly skilled colleagues and looks forward to joining forces with them. Together, they will work on building the BRP EV technology for existing product lines and upcoming product introductions.
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