Leveraging recent patent filing, it is being reported that tech giant Huawei is the latest silicone focused organization to be considering an automotive play. The patents in question are for an electric drive system, a powertrain, and an electric vehicle.
The filings do not outline if Huawei plans to manufacturer, sell or simply license the technologies to others.
Most of the tech giants are either developing, testing or partnering on vehicle technologies and platforms. Apple is rumoured ored to be shopping for a manufacturing partner (or partners), Xiaomi is looking for a Chinese potential partner and Samsung has been in the car space for a number of years and is currently in a ownership partnership with Renault, with a focus on EVs.