The cars will be manufactured at the firm’s Castle Bromwich plant in the West Midlands.
Electrification of the motor industry, along with the rapid rise of new technologies, is forcing many manufacturers to change their business
The key questions on cleaner vehicles answered as a major summit in Birmingham takes place.
The Tonight programme explores the conundrum facing car buyers as the car industry shifts towards hybrid and electric vehicles.
The Committee warned the Government's "clean growth strategy" did not go far enough to meet targets to cut greenhouse gases.
The Government is set to spend £500m to encourage more drivers to use electric cars.
Under the proposals people can get grants of up to £5,000 towards the cost of an electric vehicle.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg will also set out £100m of extra investment in research and development to help the UK remain at the forefront of the new technology.