10 Aug '12, 8pm

Chrysler likes CNG, thinks electrification is better used 'sparingly'

Chrysler likes CNG, thinks electrification is better used 'sparingly'

been on the sidelines in the race for an, ahem, electrifying product lineup? The automaker is taking a more wait-and-see approach. As Bob Lee, Chrysler Group LLC's head of engine and electrified propulsion engineering, said during Center for Automotive Research's 2012 Management Briefing Seminars, ""We do believe in electrification, sparingly and for the right kinds of targeted applications. ... We're developing technology for commercialization, preparing for the shift when consumers start pulling them into the marketplace." There are other corporate priorities, such as parent company Fiat weathering the financial cataclysm in Europe . There's also the challenge of marketing the small Fiat 500 in the U.S. market at a time when sporty Fiat cars are, for most, merely a memory. Chrysler will begin production of an electric Fiat 500 later this year and will roll it out in 2013...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2012/08/10/chrysler-likes-cng-t...

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