Battery makers say methods, supply chains in flux

The auto industry is scrambling to build millions of EVs, and battery producers are considering new processes and supply chains.

2022-08-03 09:00阅读量:5590


Lear slashing head count, ‘de-risking' business amid economic uncertainty

To maintain 'operational excellence,' Lear recently reduced non-manufacturing, salaried headcount by about 3 percent and is working to make further reductions to cut costs, CEO Ray Scott said.

2022-08-03 08:38阅读量:5594


Stellantis unit sentenced in U.S. diesel emissions probe, will pay $300 mln

Three FCA US employees have been indicted for conspiracy to defraud the U.S. and violate the Clean Air Act and are awaiting trial.

2022-08-02 10:48阅读量:6340


China's CATL reshuffles management as billionaire executive exits

China's CATL reshuffles management as billionaire executive exits

2022-08-02 09:28阅读量:6338


EV truck maker Nikola to buy battery supplier Romeo Power

Nikola will pay about $144 million in stock.

2022-08-02 09:11阅读量:6337


China's Nio to make power products for Europe at its first overseas plant

The Hungary facility will develop and manufacture power products such as battery-swapping stations to serve European users.

2022-08-02 08:59阅读量:6336


Stellantis to invest $99 million at three engine plants

The plants will combine to produce a new 1.4-liter turbocharged engine.

2022-08-02 08:48阅读量:6339


Chip shortage brings avalanche of money for new capacity

Huge new investments are being directed to boost semiconductor production worldwide. But that's just the start of the effort to correct the auto industry's microchip shortage.

2022-08-01 10:39阅读量:6256


Acura EV on its way, and maybe hybrids, too

Acura previously indicated its lineup would move from gasoline engines to electric with nothing in between, but it now looks likely that some of its nameplates will offer hybrid powertrains.

2022-08-01 10:05阅读量:6260


Toyota-Panasonic battery JV to buy lithium from ioneer's Nevada mine

Toyota-Panasonic battery JV to buy lithium from ioneer's Nevada mine

2022-08-01 08:49阅读量:6246


Toyota, Honda, Nissan want EVs — but not current focus

Honda, Nissan and Toyota may have long-range ambitions for electrification. But their immediate priority is overhauling the their existing lineups.

2022-08-01 08:27阅读量:6252


VW China's footprint key to global aspirations, outgoing CEO Wollenstein says

VW projects that China’s auto sales will grow to between 28 million and 30 million by 2030, accounting for about 30 percent to 35 percent of the global auto market.

2022-07-29 11:26阅读量:6242


Stellantis posts record first-half results despite rising costs, chip headwinds; strong gains generated in N.A.

The strong performance was supported by sales of high-margin vehicles, CFO Richard Palmer said.

2022-07-29 10:01阅读量:6244


Japan's factory output zooms as China eases COVID curbs

Japan's factory output zooms as China eases COVID curbs

2022-07-29 09:30阅读量:6240


Shares of Mitsubishi Motors surge after big quarterly earnings jump

Mitsubishi said operating profit for the April-June quarter totaled 30.8 billion yen ($227 million), a 190% increase on the same period a year earlier.

2022-07-29 08:36阅读量:6239