The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

Chrysler Launches Division for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

September 14, 2007

DETROIT - Chrysler LLC is setting up an engineering division to design and build electric and hybrid vehicles, according to Automotive News.

Called ENVI, the division will be at Chrysler's headquarters in suburban Detroit. It will be headed by Lou Rhodes, a Chrysler veteran who has worked in the company's advanced vehicle engineering organization and product design office.

"The creation of ENVI allows us to focus on the development of a new generation of environmentally responsible Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge vehicles," Chrysler CEO Bob Nardelli said in a statement today.

Chrysler says ENVI will be staffed with specialists in engineering, manufacturing, procurement and supply.

Twitter Facebook Google+


Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

Sponsored by

Honda Motor Co. Ltd. is a Japan-based global manufacturer of automobiles, motorcycles, and power products founded in 1948.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher