BMW to invest in Alabama plant SPARTANBURG, South Carolina, U.S.A. — BMW AG plans to invest US$300 million to expand its sport/utility vehicle (SUV) plant here and add 500 workers. The amount, which will be invested during the next several years, is equal to the company's initial investment. The expansion will provide the flexibility needed for the preparation and production of new models being developed, says Norbert Reithofer, BMW board member responsible for worldwide production. The ...

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