Toyota will spend $13.5 billion to develop EV battery technology and supplies by 2030

Toyota Motor said on Tuesday it expects to spend more than $13.5 billion (about INR 99,030 crores) by 2030 to develop batteries and its battery supply system – a bid to lead key automotive technology in the next decade . The world’s largest automaker by volume, which pioneered gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles with the popular Prius, … Read more

Electric vehicles and hydrogen fuel cells could be boosted with India’s claim to renew incentives

India has revised its proposed $8 billion (about Rs. 58,400 crores) scheme for the automotive sector, which will now focus on encouraging companies to build electric and hydrogen-powered vehicles, two sources familiar with the project told Reuters. flat. This is a significant change from the government’s original plan to encourage auto and auto parts manufacturers … Read more

Baidu claims that its robot has reached L5 autonomy and will not need a human to operate

Baidu recently revealed that their robocar is capable of level 5 (L5) autonomous driving functionality. In other words, this means that the vehicle without a steering wheel and gull-wing automatic doors does not need a human to operate. He can drive independently with the same ability as a human driver. In fact, it could also … Read more

Award-winning battery pioneer Akira Yoshino at Tesla, Apple and the electric future

Akira Yoshino, co-winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work with lithium-ion batteries, can take credit for the revolution in the automotive and technology industries. Li-ion batteries provided the first serious competition in a century for fossil fuels and transportation combustion engines. Now an honorary member of Asahi Kasei, the Japanese chemical … Read more