Byton contracts manufacturing in South Korea
The automotive parts manufacturer MS Autotech has just become a contract manufacturer for Byton in South Korea. Through its subsidiary Myoungshin, MS Autotech will produce more than 50,000 electric cars annually – in a former General Motors factory.
Uber will trial its electric aircrafts in L.A.
Uber has closed a cooperation deal with U.S. space agency NASA to realise tests of its “flying cars” also above Los Angeles. As reported, Uber extends its project called Uber Elevate in order to create a network for its planned on-demand service.
EV Sales in the U.S. in November.
A total of 6,103 battery-powered electric cars were sold in November in the United States, a slight drop of 4.5 percent compared to the same month last year. Plug-in hybrid sales were up 10.1 percent, with 4.141 units sold. Hybrids without a plug found 25,153 buyers in November (-19,1%).