The companies will work together on Mullen’s entire lineup of electric vehicles, beginning with the Mullen FIVE EV Crossover. ARRK, with more than 3,500 employees worldwide, will assign up to 180 engineers to support Mullen’s EV development, ensuring the highest performance targets and regulatory compliance for passive safety, active safety and noise, vibration and roughness (‘NVH’).
BREA, Calif., December 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire — Mullen Automotive, Inc.. (NASDAQ: MULN) (“Mullen” or the “Company”), an emerging manufacturer of electric vehicles (“EV”), today announces a strategic partnership with ARRKa leading automotive engineering company headquartered in Munich, Germany.
ARRK will support Mullen Automotive in computer-aided engineering (CAE), body-in-white, battery, fasteners, interior, chassis, thermal engineering, and infotainment. ARRK’s initial support will be for the Mullen FIVE EV Crossover and will then move on to future vehicles, including a seven-seat SUV program.
“ARRK is a leading automotive engineering company with a global presence, including working with some of the most respected automakers such as BMW, the VW and Mercedes-Benz brands. Their vehicle engineering expertise will be a key component for us.” in meeting our production schedule for the FIVE and beyond,” said David Michery, CEO and President of Mullen Automotive.
“Supporting the engineering development of the Mullen FIVE vehicle for global CAE, the development of the body with fasteners, high-voltage battery housing, interior, chassis, thermal management and infotainment for the next 3-year period will be a great challenge. for us at ARRK.” said Florian Gerber, vice president of body development, high-voltage battery, interior and exterior, and composite at ARRK. “We are very pleased with this cooperation and look forward to shaping the future of the electric car together with Mullen.”
Mullen is an automotive company based in Southern California that owns and partners with several synergistic companies working toward the unified goal of creating scalable, clean energy solutions. Mullen has evolved over the past decade in sync with consumer and technology trends. Today, the Company is working diligently to bring exciting EV options built entirely in the United States and designed to fit seamlessly into the lives of the American consumer. Mullen strives to make electric vehicles more accessible than ever by creating a comprehensive ecosystem that addresses all aspects of electric vehicle ownership.
ARRK is a globally active development partner for the automotive and mobility industry, specializing in comprehensive, end-to-end support of the entire product development process, from concept phase through series development to validation and integration of mechanical and electronic component systems.
Being a partner with a strong customer focus, ARRK can offer all its services to prepare a product for series production, from design, engineering, prototyping, tooling to low volume production.
ARRK Engineering GmbH
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