Reading tip I: Toyota has got the “hybrid blues” in China as it has to accept that regulators will treat any car without a plug like any other ICE. Executives consider the involuntary strategic U-turn “agonizing” and admit they are forced to “get over our EV allergy and come up with an electric car” pretty soon.
Events for the upcoming week: Hannover Messe incl. Group Exhibit Hydrogen, Fuel Cells & Batteries (April 24-28; Hannover, Germany) ++ E-Mobility Conference (April 25; London, UK) ++ ESCP Europe Electric Vehicle Road Trip (April 25-28; London to Madrid via Bordeaux) ++ You can find a complete list of upcoming events at electrive.com/calendar
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