Fisker patents battery that can charge a car in a minute

According to Fisker, the radical new battery would deliver 2.5 times the energy density of typical lithium ion batteries. The battery is expected to be ready for mass production by 2023.

Electric car-maker Fisker has filed patents for flexible solid-state battery technology that could slash charging times and improve range.In an announcement this week, the firm claimed the new battery could charge a car in just one minute, and allow for a range of over 500 miles.The battery is expected to be ready for mass production by 2023, and will be displayed at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show in January.Scroll down for video  The new technology attempts to overcome the chall...