Toyota has announced the construction of a lithium-ion battery plant in North Carolina. Toyota's first electric crossover is expected to debut in 2022.
Peugeot will refuse combustion engines by 2030. Thus, the French manufacturer is the fourth company in the Stellantis Alliance to announce a complete electrification of the its product line. Earlier this was announced by representatives of DS, Alfa Romeo and Opel / Vauxhal.
The Volkswagen Group has approved a New Auto strategy to secure the company's leadership in the global electric vehicle segment by 2025. The main driver of the transition to "electric trains" will be the "Trinity" project - a line of models on the MEB platform with unprecedented unification of components.
Following the general trends in the automotive market, manufacturers of auto components are already partially rebuilding their production to meet the needs of electric vehicles. How much the general trend will affect the Russian car market, you can evaluate at the MIMS Automechanika Moscow 2022 exhibition, where manufacturers and distributors will present their current products..