Hyundai reveals its plans for combating climate change
This popular brand has developed a revolutionary plan to tackle one of the biggest issues facing the world and we won’t have to wait long for the results.
Hydrogen-powered fuel-cell vehicles could be as cheap as battery electric cars by the end of the decade, according to the Hyundai Group.
The group – which includes the Hyundai and Kia brands – is planning to introduce a new-generation fuel cell stack in 2023 that will be cheaper and smaller but deliver higher outputs and better durability.
Two versions of the third-generation stack will debut in the group’s Nexo fuel-cell SUV. The smaller 100kW stack is 30 per cent smaller than the current unit, while a larger 200kW version has been designed for commercial vehicle applications. It is a similar size to the Nexo’s current stack, but produces twice as much power.
Hyundai predicts the estimated life of the stack will increase from…