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Stellantis’ Dare Forward 2030 plan aims to launch over 75 new BEVs

Stellantis has unveiled its Dare Forward 2030 plan, which aims to put the company at the forefront of the fight for climate change. This will see it reach carbon neutrality by 2038 and is already aiming to cut its emissions by 50 percent in 2030. Part of the plan is to increase battery-electric vehicle sales […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/2/2022
Stellantis reaffirms electrification commitment in 2021 full-year financial results

Stellantis has reaffirmed its commitment to electrification across its brand portfolio. During its 2021 Full Year Results presentation, the company has revealed that between 2022 and 2023 it will add a slew of plug-in hybrid and battery-electric vehicles. On the American side, Jeep and Ram will be among the first to add BEVs to their […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2/24/2022
Chrysler Airflow Concept headlines Stellantis’ display for the 2022 CES

The 2022 CES Show is turning into a venue for major announcements from automakers. Joining Mercedes-Benz and General Motors is Stellantis, which will show a wide variety of vehicles across its brand portfolio. Headlining Stellantis’ stand will be the Chrysler Airflow Concept, a battery-electric crossover that appears to be the size of the Ford Mustang […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/22/2021
Stellantis announces new open-air platforms and software

Stellantis has announced the second part of its electrification strategy, which focuses on leveraging software. The company has mapped out its next-generation technologies by building on existing connected vehicle capabilities and transforming how consumers interact with vehicles. This will see Stellantis move to open-air platforms with new features and services added via over-the-air (OTA) updates […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/7/2021
Factorial Energy announces partnerships with Stellantis, Mercedes-Benz for solid-state battery development

Factorial Energy has announced that it will be partnering with two new automotive brands for the development of solid-state batteries. The first of which is Stellantis who recently signed a joint development agreement with Factorial with the former also making a strategic investment in the latter. During its EV Day Presentation this past July, Stellantis […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/30/2021
Stellantis partners with Vulcan Energy Resources for lithium supply

Stellantis has announced that it has partnered with Vulcan Energy Resources for the supply of battery-grade lithium hydroxide in Europe. These will be used in electrified vehicles made by the brands under the Stellantis umbrella. The five-year agreement will commence with the first shipments starting in 2026. The agreement with Vulcan is part of Stellantis’ […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/30/2021
Fiat doubles down on electrification in Europe; no word on North American plans

Fiat has doubled down on electrification, at least for Europe. During Stellantis’ EV Day, the Italian brand has announced that its next future lineup will be battery-electric with the first model, the new-generation 500 hatchback, already on the streets. This will be followed by a full range of light commercial vehicles, which will have battery-electric […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/9/2021
FCA investing $204 million in Poland for electrified vehicle production

FCA’s Tychy, Poland manufacturing plant is about to get a nice infusion of cash thanks to the Italian American automaker’s electrification initiative. According to a new report from Reuters, Poland’s Deputy Prime Minister, Jaroslaw Gowin, announced that FCA is investing 755 million zlotys, which is equivalent to around $204 million, to prepare the facility for […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/30/2020
Alternating Currents: What happened to Chrysler, who was at the forefront of EV development?

It may seem absurd in 2020, but as little as10n years ago Chrysler was at the forefront of electric vehicle development. In 2007 the company had founded the ENVI group to investigate the feasibility of launching multiple electric vehicles across the company’s full lineup of brands. Not only did the group develop three EVs with […]

by Bradley Brownell
10/28/2020