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LG Chem develops 48V li-ion battery for Hyundai

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 10:22 -- Laura Varriale
Hyundai EV

Korean LG Chem has developed a 48V lithium-ion electric vehicle (EV) battery for car manufacturer Hyundai.

The battery is exclusively designed for Hyundai’s upcoming EV models, a source told Korea Times. The lithium-based battery will replace the 12V lead-acid battery currently integrated in the car maker’s electric sport utility vehicles. A new EV model is set to come out in 2017, Korea Times reported.

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