Auto Execs Who Are 'Plugging In' Their Companies

Eric Love lists key automotive industry executives behind the wave of electric-drive vehicles emerging onto the market.

Published: 12-Jan-2011

Most automakers have displayed at least an inkling of interest in plug-in vehicles. Some, like Nissan, Tesla and General Motors, have already launched their first new models. Others, such as Toyota, Hyundai and Fiat, have announced plans to debut a battery-powered auto soon. Earlier this month, Automotive News (sub. req.) detailed ten automotive industry leaders that strongly support advanced technology vehicles. A rundown of that list looks something like this:

We couldn't help but notice that electric drive is now pretty much synonymous with being at the forefront. The auto industry seems to agree on this one thing, at least.

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