Ford to use lithium-ion batteries for C-Max & Fusion hybrids and shield away rareearths neodymium, cerium, lanthanum and praseodymium. Keep your eyes on the prize. A123’s Nasdaq AONE .27 next-generation Nanophosphate EXT™ lithium ion battery dubbed "The Game Changer" I'm loaded up. Do your own DD I have and wont be baby sitting this baby. See ya up up up - in my opinion.