A123 Systems (AONE +13%) surges after announcing a deal to supply battery packs to VIA Motors, a...

|About: A123 Systems, Inc. (AONEQ)|By:, SA News Editor

A123 Systems (AONE +13%) surges after announcing a deal to supply battery packs to VIA Motors, a company that builds all-electric versions of popular trucks, vans, and SUVs. VIA claims A123's battery packs allow it to "package higher power into a compact space."