Santa Rosa, CA – Former CEO of Lotus Engineering Albert Lam is to be the CEO of Detroit Electric. A collaboration between ZAP and China Youngman Automotive Group, the company is re-launching the century-old electric car brand in the US of the same name.“I’m excited to be given this opportunity to devote all my time, experience and energy to fulfill the great promise of Detroit Electric,” said Mr Lam.

Detroit Electric was originally formed in 1907 by the Anderson Electric Car Company in Detroit, Michigan.