Toyoda Gosei Develops Battery Case for Electrified Vehicles
KIYOSU, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 3, 2019--Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. has developed a battery case made of plastic to accommodate the large amount of batteries in electrified vehicles. These battery cases are used on the Corolla PHV and Levin PHV that Toyota Motor Corporation began selling in China in March 2019.
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Battery case (Graphic: Business Wire)
These cases increase the life of batteries by maintaining a gap between the stored batteries that allows them to be cooled by outside air brought in through ventilation holes in the sides. The cases are also insulated with internal conductors in the plastic to ensure safe performance.
Toyoda Gosei will continue to utilize its expertise as a rubber and plastic specialist in efforts to optimize the cooling systems around batteries and reduce weight to contribute to improved automobile performance.
About Toyoda Gosei
Established in 1949 and headquartered in Kiyosu, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, Toyoda Gosei is a leading specialty manufacturer of rubber and plastic automotive parts. Today, the Toyoda Gosei Group provides a variety of high-quality products internationally, with a network of approximately 100 plants and offices in 18 countries and regions. Through its flexible, integrated global supply system and leading-edge technologies, Toyoda Gosei aims to grow as a global company that acts flexibly and swiftly in today’s dramatically changing business environment, delivering the highest levels of satisfaction to customers worldwide through safety, comfort, well-being and the environment.
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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES ASIA PACIFIC NORTH AMERICA CANADA CHINA JAPAN
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY HARDWARE MANUFACTURING AUTOMOTIVE MANUFACTURING CHEMICALS/PLASTICS ALTERNATIVE VEHICLES/FUELS AUTOMOTIVE AFTERMARKET OTHER AUTOMOTIVE
SOURCE: Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd.
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