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The EV Market Doubles Down on Permanent Magnets Despite Material Costs, Says IDTechEx

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

IDTechEx has carried out extensive research into the electric motor market for electric vehicles, including analysis, benchmarking, and demand forecasts of different motor technologies in its report: " Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles 2022-2032 ".

Key Points: 
  • IDTechEx has carried out extensive research into the electric motor market for electric vehicles, including analysis, benchmarking, and demand forecasts of different motor technologies in its report: " Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles 2022-2032 ".
  • To date, the three main categories used in the electric car market are permanent magnet motors, induction motors, and wound rotor motors.
  • Permanent magnet motors are by far the most commonly used electric motor in the EV market thanks to their high power density, torque density, and efficiency.
  • Despite the interest, the permanent magnet motor market share for the first half of 2022 actually rose to 86% over 84% in 2021.

The EV Market Doubles Down on Permanent Magnets Despite Material Costs, Says IDTechEx

Retrieved on: 
Thursday, December 1, 2022

IDTechEx has carried out extensive research into the electric motor market for electric vehicles, including analysis, benchmarking, and demand forecasts of different motor technologies in its report: " Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles 2022-2032 ".

Key Points: 
  • IDTechEx has carried out extensive research into the electric motor market for electric vehicles, including analysis, benchmarking, and demand forecasts of different motor technologies in its report: " Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles 2022-2032 ".
  • To date, the three main categories used in the electric car market are permanent magnet motors, induction motors, and wound rotor motors.
  • Permanent magnet motors are by far the most commonly used electric motor in the EV market thanks to their high power density, torque density, and efficiency.
  • Despite the interest, the permanent magnet motor market share for the first half of 2022 actually rose to 86% over 84% in 2021.

Harbinger Names Former Tesla Manufacturing VP Gilbert Passin as Chief Production Officer

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Harbinger, a Los Angeles-based automotive manufacturer, announced today that it has hired Gilbert Passin as Chief Production Officer (CPO). Passin will join the Harbinger leadership team, working hand-in-hand with other electric vehicle experts to ensure the successful launch of the company's revolutionary commercial medium-duty EV platform.

Key Points: 
  • Passin will join the Harbinger leadership team, working hand-in-hand with other electric vehicle experts to ensure the successful launch of the company's revolutionary commercial medium-duty EV platform.
  • A seasoned executive with more than 35 years of global executive experience, Passin brings an unmatched depth of automotive manufacturing and operational expertise to this new role with Harbinger.
  • Passin also held prior VP and GM-level roles with Toyota, Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, and Renault, and most recently served as CEO and COO of Wrightspeed.
  • Passin's hiring comes as production for Harbinger electric platforms is projected to scale significantly over the next five years.

Team Mitsubishi Ralliart's Triton Finishes in First Place Overall at Its First Attempt in the Asia Cross Country Rally 2022

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 29, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, which receives technical support from Mitsubishi Motors, participated in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) 2022 that ran from November 21st to 26th in Thailand and Cambodia with Triton rally cars (Group T1 prototype cross-country vehicles).

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Nov 29, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, which receives technical support from Mitsubishi Motors, participated in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) 2022 that ran from November 21st to 26th in Thailand and Cambodia with Triton rally cars (Group T1 prototype cross-country vehicles).
  • Leg 1 on the 22nd to Leg 3 on the 24th included SS located in the area around Buriram.
  • Even so, the two Triton rally cars delivered powerful driving, and I am very proud of our high finish.
  • www.mitsubishi-motors.com/en/innovation/motorsports/axcr2022/
    Starting on November 21st, the Triton rally car AXCR 2022 replica is on display at the company's headquarter showroom in Tamachi, Tokyo.

Mitsubishi Motors Starts Sales of the All-New Outlander in China

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Monday, November 21, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 21, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that GAC Mitsubishi Motors Co., Ltd. (GMMC), Mitsubishi Motors' vehicle production and sales joint venture in China, has begun production of the all-new Outlander, a crossover SUV, and started sales on November 19.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Nov 21, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that GAC Mitsubishi Motors Co., Ltd. (GMMC), Mitsubishi Motors' vehicle production and sales joint venture in China, has begun production of the all-new Outlander, a crossover SUV, and started sales on November 19.
  • The all-new Outlander is Mitsubishi Motors' flagship model developed under the product concept "I-Fu-Do-Do", which means authentic and majestic in Japanese.
  • GMMC has 2,891 employees, and serves as a sales and distribution platform for GAC and Mitsubishi Motors-branded vehicles in China.
  • The company has an annual production capacity over 270,000 units per year among the Mitsubishi ASX, Outlander, Eclipse Cross, and Airtrek.

Team Mitsubishi Ralliart Heads to Asia Cross Country Rally 2022 with the Triton - Rally to Start on November 21

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Friday, November 18, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 18, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, which receives technical support from Mitsubishi Motors, will participate in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) 2022 to be held from November 21st with three Triton rally cars (Group T1 prototype cross-country vehicles).

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Nov 18, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, which receives technical support from Mitsubishi Motors, will participate in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) 2022 to be held from November 21st with three Triton rally cars (Group T1 prototype cross-country vehicles).
  • As a result, in addition to the tough routes, the team is anticipating dry, off-road trails and new challenges including steep gradients.
  • To prepare for these challenges, Team Mitsubishi Ralliart subjected the Triton rally cars to a total of 1,900 kilometers of endurance testing.
  • Hiroshi Masuoka, team director of Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, commented:
    "To lead the team to victory as team director, I have drawn on my rallying know-how and experience, built the team organization, and worked to hone our cars.

Automotive Fuel Cell Market worth 724 thousand units by 2030 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

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Friday, November 25, 2022

Fuel cell operated vehicles such as buses, LCVs, passenger cars, and trucks are expected to gradually replace their ICE counterparts.

Key Points: 
  • Fuel cell operated vehicles such as buses, LCVs, passenger cars, and trucks are expected to gradually replace their ICE counterparts.
  • North America will also have considerable growth in this market due to the increasing demand for fuel cell vehicles.
  • Due to developments in fuel cell technology, prices of fuel cells are expected to reduce, offering significant opportunities in the LCV market.
  • North America has been one of the leaders in fuel cell development with the help of renowned fuel cell companies in the US and Canada such as Ballard Power (Canada), Plug Power (US), and Fuel Cell Energy (US).

Automotive Fuel Cell Market worth 724 thousand units by 2030 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Retrieved on: 
Friday, November 25, 2022

Fuel cell operated vehicles such as buses, LCVs, passenger cars, and trucks are expected to gradually replace their ICE counterparts.

Key Points: 
  • Fuel cell operated vehicles such as buses, LCVs, passenger cars, and trucks are expected to gradually replace their ICE counterparts.
  • North America will also have considerable growth in this market due to the increasing demand for fuel cell vehicles.
  • Due to developments in fuel cell technology, prices of fuel cells are expected to reduce, offering significant opportunities in the LCV market.
  • North America has been one of the leaders in fuel cell development with the help of renowned fuel cell companies in the US and Canada such as Ballard Power (Canada), Plug Power (US), and Fuel Cell Energy (US).

Global OEMs' Strategies for Electric Light Commercial Vehicle Platforms: All Major Automakers to Launch at Least One Dedicated Electric Platform by 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

The "Global OEMs' Strategies for Electric Light Commercial Vehicle Platforms" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global OEMs' Strategies for Electric Light Commercial Vehicle Platforms" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Currently, OEMs build electric light commercial vehicles (eLCVs) on various platforms, including converting/modifying internal combustion engine (ICE)-based vehicles, using flexible multi-energy platforms, and starting from scratch on dedicated electric vehicle (EV) skateboard platforms.
  • Every major OEM will likely have a pure electric platform by 2025, with Stellantis, VW, and GM ahead of others.
  • Select OEMs have already announced a relevant specification range, body styles, expected models, and applications their electric platforms can serve.

AB VOLVO: Coca-Cola will now make local deliveries in Belgium with 30 electric Renault Trucks vehicles

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Thursday, November 24, 2022

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Nov. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP) will start using 30 electric trucks to make "last mile" deliveries to local customers in Belgium.

Key Points: 
  • GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Nov. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP) will start using 30 electric trucks to make "last mile" deliveries to local customers in Belgium.
  • Coca-Cola chose a configuration allowing Renault Truck's electric vehicles to cover 200 km daily, which is more than enough for 40% of CCEP's current local delivery routes.
  • Coca-Cola chose a configuration allowing Renault Truck's electric vehicles to cover 200 km daily, which is more than enough for 40% of CCEP's current local delivery routes.
  • Committed to energy transition, Renault Trucks offers fuel efficient vehicles and a complete range of 100% electric trucks, with their operating life extended through a circular economy approach.