BATTERIES

Jeep Launches Plug-in Hybrids—in Europe

The Compass and Renegade are available as plug-in hybrids in Europe—and have a clever approach to 4x4 operation sans prop shaft

Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, AutoBeat Group

Trevor Milton of Nikola Talks Industry Disruption

Will Nikola become the Tesla of Class 8 trucking (the Tesla semi notwithstanding)? It sure seems like a good bet. And lots of investors are betting it will
#Iveco #Nikola #sustainability

What You Need to Know About Batteries and Electric Vehicles

Expert from the Southwest Research Institute talks about EV batteries, motors and more
#Ford #GeneralMotors #FiatChryslerAutomobiles

What You Need to Know About Byton & the M-Byte

Byton is on a fast path forward with its M-Byte electric SUV launching in China this year and North America and Europe next. Here are key aspects. And keen insights from Benoit Jacob, its head of Design
#Byton #Renault #people

All About EV Batteries

A deep dive into battery tech by a man who was instrumental in helping it get on the road
#Aerovironment #emissions #Magna

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Labor

A Skeptical View of Tesla

Montana Skeptic appears on this edition of “Autoline After Hours” to throw cold water on Tesla, but unlike the Wicked Witch of the West, it doesn’t melt
#GeneralMotors #Tesla #Ford

Batteries

Autonomy Coming to Indy

Competition will have driverless race cars at the Brickyard
#Ford #Chevrolet #Tesla

Marketing

EDAG's Schulte on Model Proliferation

Powertrains, “regional” vehicles to drive diversification
#Audi #Chevrolet #Tesla

Inside Audi e-tron’s Battery

Everyone wants range and quick charging capability. Audi brings it—through a clever cooling system
#tech #Audi

Better Batteries Through Research

The Consortium for Battery Innovation is dedicated to advancing the technology of the lead battery. Yes, the thing you probably have under your hood.
#tech

What Do German Scientists Drive?

Well, maybe that’s “What Would German Scientists Like to Drive?”
#people #Porsche

Lordstown Motors Plans IPO

Reverse merger strategy for year-end offering
#facilities

ZF Forms Electrified Driveline Business

New unit combines former powertrain and e-mobility divisions
#ZF

Panasonic: Tesla Batteries Getting a Boost

Take your pick: extended driving ranges and/or improved packaging
#LG #Tesla

EV Startup Fisker Poised for $2.9 Billion Merger

Plan would fund launch of Ocean crossover model in 2022
#HP #Karma #AstonMartin

EV Developer Rivian Gets $2.5 Billion Boost

Plans on track for production launch in early 2021
#Rivian #Amazon

Managing Multi-Voltage Car Systems

How Yazaki helps OEMs safely manage 12-, 48- and 300-plus-volt circuits
#chassis #tech #Yazaki

Is Tesla on the Verge of an EV Battery Breakthrough?

Million-mile battery could debut by year-end
#tech #Toyota #MaxwellTechnologies

Europe Outsells China on EVs

But the long-term winner is up for grabs
#Volkswagen #europe #tech

EVs and COVID-19: Low Energy Sales

2020 will not be a good year for global EV sales, research firm predicts
#Volkswagen #Carbon #Ford