Panasonic Energy Co and Lucid Group have entered into multi-year agreements to supply batteries for Lucid's award-winning luxury electric vehicle Lucid Air, the fastest-charging, longest range EV on the market, and Lucid's upcoming Gravity SUV. Lucid's mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating advanced technologies and the most captivating luxury electric vehicles centered around the human experience. The company's first car, Lucid Air, is a state-of-the-art luxury sedan with a California-inspired design that features luxurious full-size interior space in a mid-size exterior footprint. The Lucid Air Grand Touring features an official EPA estimated 516 miles of range or 1,050 horsepower. Deliveries of Lucid Air, which is produced at Lucid's factory in Casa Grande, Arizona, are currently underway to US and Canadian customers.Panasonic Energy is a global leader in lithium-ion batteries, with a 100-year history of innovation in batteries spanning both battery cell technology and battery business operations. Panasonic Energy plans to expand its production of EV batteries, as the automotive industry shifts to more sustainable electric technologies. The agreement marks another milestone in Panasonic's plans to expand production of lithium-ion EV batteries beyond Japan and into the US with production coming from both a facility in Japan, as well as expected future production from its recently announced battery production facility in De Soto, Kansas.