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Car Battery Chemistry: A Humble History of the 12 Volt

Car Battery Chemistry: A Humble History of the 12 Volt

Car battery chemistry hasn’t always looked how it does now. Automotive batteries have continually evolved since they became commonplace as a tool to assist with starting a vehicle (prior to which, a mechanical hand-crank had been required). These batteries — still known in some circles as start-ignition-lighting batteries due to…