CRAIN'S STAFF Steve Mertl Vancouver Correspondent Steve Mertl is Vancouver Correspondent for Automotive News Canada. [email protected] (604) 551-8653 Vancouver Correspondent See All Staff Page Recent Stories Automotive News Europe Porsche teams with Epic Games on design breakthrough Porsche has partnered with video game maker Epic Games and Nvidia, a leader in graphic processing hardware, to demonstrate what they tout as a breakthrough in computer design rendering. Automotive News Europe BlackBerry strikes deal with Chinese parts supplier Former smartphone giant BlackBerry has increased its footprint in the auto sector after striking a deal with China's Yanfeng Visteon. Automotive News Europe A closer look at Magna's fuel cell and battery electric hybrid engine Magna International's new hydrogen fuel cell and battery-electric hybrid platform is right on track when it comes to the direction fuel cell vehicles are headed, one expert says. Automotive News Europe Magna shopping its hydrogen fuel-cell range extender for EVs Magna is shopping around a hydrogen fuel-cell platform as a range extender for battery EVs. It allows a vehicle to recharge its battery on the move.