Teijin Ltd. is investing in diverse areas of technological development as a company that is deeply involved in the automotive industry and committed to supporting the ongoing shift toward autonomous, shared, and electric (CASE) vehicles and mobility as a service (MaaS). In response to market demand for increasingly sustainable, safe, and connected mobility, Teijin is already engaged in numerous initiatives aimed at helping the automotive industry evolve.
Beyond Teijin’s extensive expertise in materials and manufacturing, the company has holistic experience in designing and executing CASE- and MaaS-inspired vehicles, including the zero-emission, low-speed EV co-developed with Australian startup Applied Electric Vehicles. Teijin and Applied EV recently unveiled the LS-EV, a product of collaborative undertakings they kicked off in 2019.
In addition, Teijin is investing in more high-speed pursuits as a partner of the Envision Virgin Racing Formula E team, which is competing in the world’s first fully electric, single-seater racing series,