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Batteries

Clarios Taps Mark Wallace as New CEO

Former Dana exec to help position battery maker for electrified future

Hybrid

Mustang Concept EV Ponies Up 900 Horsepower

Ford Motor Co. took the wraps off a high-powered electric variant of its Mustang pony car this week at the Specialty Equipment Market Assn. show in Las Vegas.

Propulsion

Former ZF Exec Tapped to Head Chassix

Chassix Inc., a Southfield, Mich.-based supplier of aluminum and cast iron  casting machined chassis, powertrain and sub-frame components, has appointed Andreas Weller as president and CEO, effective immediately.

Batteries

California Consortium Formed to Promote EVs

A group of carmakers, energy companies, battery charging networks, local governments and other constituents have formed a consortium to promote electric vehicles in California.

Production

Webasto To Open 11th Factory in China

Munich-based Webasto SE has finalized a deal to build its 11th factory in Wuhan, China, to produce automotive sunroofs, sources tell the Xinhua news service.

Drop-Top Range Rover Evoque Revealed

Jaguar Land Rover Ltd. has released images of the convertible version of the Range Rover Evoque ahead of its official debut at this month's Los Angeles auto show.