Tag: electric vehicle platform

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

VW, Ford in talks to develop second electric car in Europe: Handelsblatt

September 16, 2019

Via: Reuters

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Ford could build more than one model of electric car based on Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) electric vehicle platform, Ford’s Europe Chief Stuart Rowley told German daily Handelsblatt. To make only one model made no sense financially, and a […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Toyota, Subaru to develop battery electric vehicle platform

June 6, 2019

Via: Automotive News

TOKYO — Toyota Motor Corp. and Subaru Corp. have agreed to jointly develop a battery-electric-vehicle (BEV) platform and a BEV utility vehicle for sale under each company’s own brand, Toyota said on Thursday. The companies will apply Subaru’s all-wheel-drive technologies […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

VW capable of building 50 million electric vehicles: CEO in Automobilwoche

November 12, 2018

Via: Reuters

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) electric vehicle platform and battery procurement plans are being readied to handle production of 50 million vehicles, Chief Executive Herbert Diess told German trade publication Automobilwoche. The electric vehicle platform has been “booked” for 50 […]