Toyota: Committed to hydrogen cars despite potential 'game changer' EV battery

Toyota: Committed to hydrogen cars despite potential ‘game changer’ EV battery

TOKYO (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp’s solid-state battery technology under development could be a “game changer” for pure electric vehicles, but that does not mean the automaker is moving away from hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles, a company executive said. Toyota Motor Corp. Executive Vice President Didier Leroy presents the company’s Concept-i series as a screen shows the company’s President Akio Toyoda during media preview of the 45th Tokyo Motor Show in Tokyo, Japan October 25, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai “We believe our solid-state battery technology can be a game changer with the potential to dramatically improve driving range,” Executive Vice […]