Tesla Model S Goes 752 Miles with a Prototype Battery from a Michigan Startup

ONE Range Run

Tesla Model S Goes 752 Miles with a Prototype Battery from a Michigan Startup

Range Run Media coverage

On January 5, we released news of Gemini 001, ONE’s 752 mile range run, and we wanted to share some of the media we received. We firmly believe that extending EV range is the most important equation in converting new drivers to the electrification movement. This is an important benchmark in that journey.

Mujeeb Ijaz

Founder and CEO

Mujeeb Ijaz, founder and chief executive officer of ONE, is a battery systems engineer with over 30 years of experience in the development of electric vehicles and battery systems technologies. His career work has focused on furthering the adoption of electric vehicles through advancements in battery safety, range, and cost.

Mujeeb led teams at Ford Motor Co., where he developed Ford’s Edge with HySeries Drive, the Ford Fusion Hydrogen 999 that set a land speed record at Bonneville in 2007, and the Chrysler ENVI project. He was president of A123’s Venture Technologies unit, where he and his team led the development of Li-Ion battery solutions for electric vehicles, and more recently, a senior director at Apple, where he developed novel energy storage solutions. Mujeeb holds 31 U.S. patents in the field of battery technology and energy management systems. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech.