Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Or Login with

Sign in with facebook
Sign In with google

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password

Audi and Hyundai collaborate for fuel cell technology development

June 21, 2018, 09:14 AM IST by Nikhil Puthran
Audi and Hyundai collaborate for fuel cell technology development

- Primary focus on development of fuel cell technology
- Cross-license patents and access to non-competitive components
- Access to each other’s intellectual property and share components

Audi and Hyundai have collaborated on development of fuel cell technology. Both the companies will cross-license patents and grant access to non-competitive components. Hyundai aims to encourage the use of hydrogen cars which are powered by electricity generated by the fuel cells. However, the lack of infrastructure withheld its development.

The collaboration will help both the companies access each other’s intellectual property and share components. Audi’s hydrogen fuel cell technology in the Volkswagen Group will be the biggest advantage for the Korean car manufacturer and hopes to create a stronger demand for the ix35 model and bring down the cost while offering a profitable technology.

Under the collaboration, Audi and Hyundai will also be focusing on regenerative production of hydrogen as well as establish a sufficient infrastructure. Hyundai has been the world’s first mass-producer of fuel cell vehicles and has been offering the SUV-Class FCEVs since 2013. The company currently sells these in about 18 countries, thereby presenting Volkswagen an opportunity to take full advantage of Hyundai’s fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) parts supply chain.

Show CommentsHide Comments
  • Upcoming Cars

Honda CivicHonda Civic

7th Mar 2019

13L - ₹ 18L
Tata 45XTata 45X

Mar 2019

8L - ₹ 10L
BMW i8 RoadsterBMW i8 Roadster

Apr 2019

2.80Cr - ₹ 3Cr
Mahindra e20 NXTMahindra e20 NXT

Jul 2019

6L - ₹ 8L
Mahindra eKUV100Mahindra eKUV100

Dec 2019

8L - ₹ 9L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in