Toyota Motor Corp. is strengthening its partnership with battery producer Panasonic Corp., as the world’s largest automaker accelerates efforts towards electric cars.
Eric WalzDec 13, 2017 5:25 PM PT
Samson Motors of Central Oregon, creators of the Switchblade — the world's first flying sports car, have successfully completed grueling suspension testing, and the engine was recently pushed to over 110% power in a test cell, helping ensure engine reliability in preparations for a Spring 2018 launch.
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December 13, 2017 News of the Day
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Never before in the 130 year history of the auto industry, has the automobile undergone such revolutionary changes: Cars that drive themselves, cars that can communicate with each other and smart infrastructure, cars that are shared and not owned, and even cars that are powered by electric motors. Central to all these emerging technologies is a higher level of electrification.
Peter ElsDec 13, 2017 10:00 AM PT
The FEV Group will be demonstrating some of its smart vehicle technologies for the first time on the streets of Las Vegas during the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January 2018.
Eric WalzDec 12, 2017 3:16 PM PT
If the trials are completed successfully, the next step could be integration with the local public transportation system.
Michael ChengDec 12, 2017 2:22 PM PT
December 12, 2017 News of the Day
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This multipart special feature looks at the rapid advancements in the automobile over the past twenty years, to the car of the future. From the humble beginnings of the electric car, to fully autonomous, internet connected vehicles equipped with advanced safety systems, powered entirely by electricity.
Eric WalzDec 12, 2017 10:00 AM PT
Ouster, a San Francisco-based startup developing high performance LiDAR technology for self-driving cars, emerged from stealth today by announcing the launch of the company's new OS1 model LIDAR, as well as $27 million in Series A funding, led by Cox Enterprises.
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In the US, HOK is responsible for building the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, which is also the first LEED Platinum certified stadium in the country.
Michael ChengDec 10, 2017 10:30 AM PT
The race to get an Uber-like ride-hailing company is now heating up, as General Motors announced its plans to come out with a ride-sharing service in large cities by 2019.
Vineeth Joel PatelDec 10, 2017 10:00 AM PT
A Canadian company plans to recycle EV batteries to feed cobalt desire and extend EV range.
Mia BevacquaDec 09, 2017 4:05 PM PT
Electric vehicles are being held back by one thing when it comes to being accepted and having sales increase and it all boils down to the lack of super chargers along highways in North America.
Vineeth Joel PatelDec 09, 2017 9:30 AM PT
At the Milan Motorcycle show, Vespa unveiled a pair of battery-powered scooters.
Mia BevacquaDec 08, 2017 4:15 PM PT
Chinese electric vehicle (EV) startup WM Motor Technology Co Ltd will receive a sizable investment from a group of investors led by Baidu Capital, a unit of Chinese internet search firm Baidu Inc, WM Motors’ founder and chief executive told Reuters.
Eric WalzDec 08, 2017 3:34 PM PT
Tesla Motors Inc. has set up a research and development (R&D) center in Beijing, one month after the central government confirmed the company is looking to open a factory in Shanghai.
Eric WalzDec 08, 2017 3:04 PM PT
Autonomous cars will allow drivers to gain some of the time they spend behind the wheel of a car back, but Intel thinks that time should be spent in enjoyment, not working.
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December 8, 2017 News of the Day
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SK Innovation’s investment in the new battery production facility is worth $734 million. The plant will have an annual production capacity of 7.8 gigawatt hours, which can serve up to 250,000 EVs.
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