Porsche’s Cutting Edge Battery Tech For EV Motorsport | 22 June 2021

Jun 22, 11:00 AM

Today’s big EV stories: • Volvo teams up with Northvolt for new European gigafactory • France: Plug-In Electric Car Sales More Than Tripled • Porsche will build a new kind of battery cells for electric race cars • Tesla Model S Plaid Needs Software Update To Hit 200 MPH • Tesla Could Have Built a Quad-Motor Model S Beyond Plaid • Tesla unveils its new supercomputer • Tesla Artificial Intelligence Day to take place in about a month • United States Still Heavily Dependent on Chinese EV Batteries • Construction begins on Spain’s first gigafactory • The Death Of Car Ownership

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VOLVO TEAMS UP WITH NORTHVOLT FOR NEW EUROPEAN GIGAFACTORY
 
FRANCE: PLUG-IN ELECTRIC CAR SALES MORE THAN TRIPLED
 
PORSCHE WILL BUILD A NEW KIND OF BATTERY CELLS FOR ELECTRIC RACE CARS
 
TESLA MODEL S PLAID NEEDS SOFTWARE UPDATE TO HIT 200 MPH
 
TESLA COULD HAVE BUILT A QUAD-MOTOR MODEL S BEYOND PLAID
 
TESLA UNVEILS ITS NEW SUPERCOMPUTER
 
TESLA ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE DAY TO TAKE PLACE IN ABOUT A MONTH
 
UNITED STATES STILL HEAVILY DEPENDENT ON CHINESE EV BATTERIES
 
CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON SPAIN’S FIRST GIGAFACTORY
 
THE DEATH OF CAR OWNERSHIP
 
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