Magna International engineers used a frozen test track in Sweden this winter to measure bad weather performance for electric vehicles. It’s part of an effort to demonstrate that electric drive technology can help people drive better.
EV designers are using skateboard manufacturing methods to build flexibility into their vehicle designs. Building the top and bottom of EV bodies separately gives designers more freedom to experiment and helps automakers save money.
Hyundai poised to hire former Nissan exec Jose Munoz
Former Nissan executive Jose Munoz is in negotiations to head Hyundai Motor America and also take a top leadership position at its Korean parent, three people familiar with the situation told Automotive News.