FUEL CELLS

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

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

Hydrogen Still Matters at Toyota

Toyota places $1-million order for vehicle hydrogen systems—for big rigs
#HexagonComposites #Toyota

The New Nikola Corporation Announced

Here is a quick guide to what’s what with Nikola and VectoIQ
#Iveco #Morgan #Nikola

NVIDIA Offers “Orin”; Fighting Cyberattacks; Under the Radar Weight Savings

NVIDIA Offers “Orin”; Fighting Cyberattacks; Under the Radar Weight Savings
#Infineon #Chevrolet #NVIDIA

EDAG's Schulte on Model Proliferation

Powertrains, “regional” vehicles to drive diversification

November 5, 9am CST

AutoBeat Live is a monthly 30-minute show featuring conversations with leading observers of and people in the auto industry. Each episode will include insights about what’s happening—things that may affect suppliers to the industry. 

Talking Powertrains with IAV’s Mike Kenhard

The engineering firm does work for the auto industry on everything from embedded software systems to automated technology. But here we’re learning about powertrains—and an unexpected development
#Tesla #people #IAV

Fuel Cells, Ballard, China and Mahle

Ballard once had as much attention as Tesla. (Well, maybe not quite that much, but. . . .) It may turn out that the fuel cell tech developer was right
#Ford #Daimler #Tesla

Nikola Reveals Electric Pickup Plans

Nikola jumps into a crowded electric pickup truck market
#Rivian #HP #Tesla

EV Sales Help Some OEMs Meet Europe’s CO2 Rules

Uneven results as carmakers race to slash greenhouse gas emissions
#europe #sustainability

Pierburg Teams with BMW on Fuel Cell Blower

Integrated system aims to boost efficiency and reduce costs
#tech #BMW #europe

Vehicular Lightweighting: Path. Strategy. Endgame.

The automaker with the best solution for reducing weight will be the one with the clearest vision of the endgame and the strategy to get there.
#GeneralMotors #Lincoln #Toyota

Additive Manufacturing, Fuel Cells & More

Carbon’s CEO talks advanced manufacturing and a Hyundai VP explains the application of hydrogen power for vehicles.
#Ford #Lamborghini #people

Dana Tech Spans Drivetrain Spectrum

Dana Inc. offers advanced powertrain technologies for everything from conventional piston-powered vehicles to hybrids, all-electric and fuel cell systems—and from cars to commercial trucks and offroad vehicles.
#Dana

Toyota Opens Electrification Patents: What of the Daily 3?

One of the things that Toyota did when developing the Prius—and realize that the vehicle was first available in 1997 so this is something that has been going on a long time (remember: part of Toyota is the “continuous improvement” mindset)—was to do as much in-house as possible in developing the technology.
#Lexus #Toyota #engineer

Schaeffler Addresses E-Mobility

The changing landscape requires not only new approaches to powertrains—but even new types of vehicles. Here’s how one supplier is addressing these changes.
#Audi #Ford #Schaeffler

Bosch Addressing Fuel Cell Tech

Although attention tends to be paid to what the OEMs are doing in the advanced development space—or simply to whatever Elon Musk is up to, or not—there is perhaps more action going on in the supplier space, at least among those suppliers who are dedicated to existing as the industry evolves.
#supplier #Bosch