The county says the Elgin, Ill.-based affiliate, WX Delaware Real Estate Holding Co., bought the property for $18 million, the same price Fisker paid in 2010. The county and state each received $270,000 in real estate transfer taxes.
California-based Fisker planned to build cars at the former General Motors plant, but it filed for bankruptcy protection in November. Wanxiang won an auction for Fisker’s assets last month for $149 million in bankruptcy court.
Wanxiang has said it would consider using the Delaware facility for mass production.