CVs wait patiently for complete EV battery portfolio

More urban CVs are going electric, but long-haul variants are still waiting for the right tech at the right price. By Jack Hunsley

The greater size and weight of most commercial vehicles compared to a typical passenger car has always necessitated more powerful fossil fuel engines. Though an electric world presents many new challenges, this trend will remain the same: heavier vehicles need bigger batteries.

Special report: Electric vehicle battery technology

Transitioning the automotive industry’s most fossil fuel-reliant segment to battery power requires bespoke, innovative battery tech….