Automotive

Automotive
Why Sony has developed an electric vehicle

The annual CES exhibition held in early January in Las Vegas, the world’s largest IT trade show, showcased the latest technologies from artificial intelligence to drones. But what attracted the visitors’ attention the most was Sony Corp.’s Vision-S electric vehicle equipped with self-driving technology. The release of the prototype vehicle caught not just the consumer electronics industry by surprise but automakers across the world.

Mitsui & Co. to make electric vehicle motors in India
Japanese trading house Mitsui & Co. will produce electric vehicle motors in India in partnership with Taiwanese motor manufacturer Teco Electric and Machinery, likely becoming the first Japanese company to make EV motors in the country.