Fiat bets on electric ‘500’ as it moves on from Renault

Reuters | Jul 11, 2019 at 1:55 PM

Fiat Chrysler (FCA) plans to invest 700 million euros ($788 million) in an electric makeover of its iconic Fiat 500, a top executive said on Thursday, as the automaker seeks to move on from its failed bid to merge with France’s Renault.

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  • Fiat bets on electric '500' as it moves on from Renault (Reuters: Jul 11, 2019 at 12:46 PM)

LG Chem considering building 2nd U.S. EV battery plant

Reuters | Jul 11, 2019 at 11:00 AM

South Korean electric vehicle (EV) battery maker LG Chem is considering building a second U.S. factory, three people familiar with the matter said, accelerating a race to add capacity to meet growing global demand for green vehicles.

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  • LG Chem considering building 2nd U.S. EV battery plant (Reuters: Jul 11, 2019 at 6:08 AM)
  • LG Chem considering building 2nd U.S. EV battery plant (Reuters: Jul 11, 2019 at 5:50 AM)