Ferrari is working by itself in-wheel motor design for EVs. How will that outdated Leaf or Prius pack go towards a brand new American-made EV? And what are Honda’s hydrogen plans aside from a CR-V Fuel Cell? This and extra, right here at Green Car Reports.
Honda has offered just a few extra particulars relating to its next-generation fuel-cell modules set for the U.S.-made CR-V Fuel Cell beginning subsequent yr—and indicated that fuel-cell merchandise for Europe could also be an even bigger a part of the corporate’s hydrogen plans this time round.
Recent patent filings counsel that Ferrari in-wheel motors could also be within the works. Although not the axial-flux design the automakers has been engaged on, these radial-flux motors, packaged along with brake parts, might be a chance for future efficiency EVs.
And how will that outdated Prius assist construct new EVs? Redwood Materials has on-the-ground plans for ensuring a excessive fee of hybrid and EV battery packs get recycled into supplies that may construct new EVs. And a portal with U.S. automotive dismantlers is the beginning of an effort to really ramp up the restoration effort nationwide.
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