A closer look at Foxconn’s Pininfarina-designed Foxtron Model E electric sedan

Foxconn, a Taiwanese contract manufacturer famous for building the iPhone for Apple, is planning to expand into the world of car manufacturing. The company has already developed its own modular electric-vehicle platform, and is now in the process of inking deals to manufacture EVs for Fisker and Lordstown Motors at a plant in Ohio. However, …

After unveiling own platform, Foxconn invests in troubled EV startup Byton

Taiwanese company Foxconn has entered a deal with Chinese electric-vehicle startup Byton and the Chinese government’s Nanjing Economic and Technological Development Zone, which could see it to take a more direct role in car manufacturing. The parties will attempt to get customer examples of Byton’s M-Byte battery-electric SUV into production by the first quarter of …