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Waymo set to expand with Fiat Chrysler hybrid minivans

Waymo, the self-driving car group, is set to expand in a big way in 2018. The company inked an agreement with hybrid leader Fiat Chrysler to acquire thousands of the automaker’s Pacifica Hybrid minivans to start the first autonomous ride-hailing service. Fiat Chrysler and Waymo have worked together since 2016 to bring 600 hybrid minivans to cities around the country,…

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LG Chem to provide complete battery packs for Chrysler Pacifica plug-in hybrid

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivan, scheduled to be launched in late 2016, will feature a 16-kWh Li-ion battery pack system and controls from li-ion battery maker LG Chem. It marks the first time LG Chem will engineer and manufacture a complete battery pack in Michigan for a volume production North American PHEV. The battery pack may be fully recharged…

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