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Jaguar Land Rover Deutschland GmbH is now offering the Juice Booster 2 mobile 22-kW charging station to customers who buy Jaguar’s all-electric I-PACE performance SUV.
The strategic mobility partnership between the Volkswagen Group and the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg is to be extended. The focus lies on support for e-mobility, innovative mobility services, intelligent transport networking and the use of self-driving vehicles.
Nikola Corporation is excited to announce details of its new battery that has a record energy density of 1,100 watt-hours per kg on the material level and 500 watt-hours per kg on the production cell level. The Nikola prototype cell is the first battery that removes binder material and current collectors, enabling more energy storage within the cell. It is also expected to pass nail penetration standards, thus reducing potential vehicle fires.
Valmet Automotive has started the production of automotive batteries in its new plant in Salo, Finland. The battery plant project has progressed on schedule, and with the ramp up of production volumes, Valmet Automotive will continue recruiting more employees to the Salo plant.
Lexus introduced its first battery electric vehicle (BEV), the UX 300e, at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition, which is being held in Guangzhou, China, from November 22 to December 1, 2019.