Toyota Motor Corp. together with Panasonic to invest $ 13.3 billion in development of batteries for electric cars. This money is calculated up to 2030, and at this time will work on the creation of new generation batteries and lithium-ion batteries.
AT The next 7 years, the Japanese automaker plans to transfer Toyota and Lexus for electricity or do the same hybrid. ABOUT complete refusal of liquid fuel goes, but in the near future future each model will have its own electric version.
About 10 electric cars Toyota will be presented in a few years - in 2020. A to 2030 in companies are going to sell 5.5 million electrified cars, in including 1 million electric vehicles with zero emissions: from powered by batteries or hydrogen fuel cells. " We intend to become a world leader in sphere of electromobiles » , - said Vice President of Toyota Motor Corp. Shigeki Terasi.
Source: Techcrunch , Toyota
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