Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search

VW and Toshiba Explore Partnership for New Family of Small E

View previous topic View next topic Go down

VW and Toshiba Explore Partnership for New Family of Small E

Post by LhYnxz on Wed Feb 18, 2009 9:26 pm



The
bigwigs in the automotive industry have begun going about choosing
partners to assist them manufacture their future electric vehicles.
Volkswagen AG is one such company and it has chosen Japanese
electronics giant Toshiba Corporation as its partner in developing
battery systems for its future electric vehicles. These batteries will
have a high specific energy density.

_GA_googleAdEngine.createDOMIframe('google_ads_div_Article_Bottom' ,'Article_Bottom');

According to Dr Martin Winterkorn the chairman of the board of
management at Volkswagen AG, his company aims to be the first to
provide large-scale production electric vehicles that are affordable
and provide emissions-free motoring.
"Volkswagen is forging ahead with the development of future drive
technologies in many different areas," said Dr Winterkorn. "In order to
further strengthen our position, Volkswagen is investing in the long
term and is offering cooperation projects to other companies. One of
the important components in this context is the cooperation with
Toshiba. I am convinced that this will be a major step forward towards
the development of series production electric vehicles for our
customers."
The area in which the two companies and other partners will focus
mostly on is the field of lithium-ion battery technology where much
more research and development work still needs to be done.

_________________

LhYnxz
Site Administrator
Site Administrator

Number of posts : 485
Age : 37
Location : Bayamon, PR
Reputation : 0
Points : 30
Registration date : 2007-12-01

View user profile http://www.vwfusioncrew.net

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum