Jean Todt, Michael Manly.
“I’m convinced that hydrogen will be a technology that will be used in the future.”
FIA president Jean Todt predicts technologies like hydrogen electric race cars and autonomous functionalities to enter racing rather sooner than later. The zero car may make the start as it could be autonomous within 5 years time, according to Todt.
“A full battery-electric-vehicle Wrangler is not relevant. We can’t strand one of our vehicles on a remote mountain side.”
Jeep CEO Michael Manly said his company will introduce hybrid variants of many of its models but considers all-electric vehicles not fit for purpose.