German automaker's CEO broke silence and detailed the company’s plan for upcoming electric vehicles
Manish KharintaNov 17, 2018 7:00 AM PT
AdaSky, an Israeli-based company developing Far-Infrared technology (FIR) for the automotive industry, announced it has secured $20 million in new funding from lead investor, Sungwoo Hitech Co., Ltd, a leading global automotive supplier.
Eric WalzNov 16, 2018 2:09 PM PT
Electric automaker Tesla has opened reservations in China to purchase the Tesla Model 3. Beginning today, customers in China can reserve their Model 3 with a deposit of 8,000 yuan ($1,153.60), according to Tesla’s China website
Eric WalzNov 16, 2018 11:32 AM PT
Although GM is currently unsure about its stance on flying cars, the company has already finalized its strategy for other forms of emerging technologies in the automotive industry.
Michael ChengNov 16, 2018 6:00 AM PT
BMW has revealed details of the new 330e plug-in-hybrid version of its popular 3-Series sedan. The new hybrid sedan includes the latest generation of BMW’s eDrive Technology combined a 4-cylinder internal-combustion engine, as well as an improved electrically powered hybrid drivetrain.
FutureCar Staff Nov 15, 2018 5:47 PM PT
Jaguar Land Rover is trailing a new technology called The Green Light Optimal Speed Advisory (GLOSA) system, which allows cars to “talk” to traffic lights and inform the driver the speed they should drive as they approach intersections or traffic signals.
Eric WalzNov 15, 2018 1:05 PM PT
The startup is expected to expand its offerings to include compact EVs in one or two locations by the end of Q4 2018.
Michael ChengNov 15, 2018 6:00 AM PT
The Ford Motor Co announced that is partnering with Walmart, the biggest U.S. retailer, to deliver online orders using an autonomous driving delivery vehicle developed and built by Ford.
FutureCar Staff Nov 14, 2018 4:58 PM PT
VW announced that it will convert two more plants in Germany to build electric vehicles, creating what the automaker said will be Europe's largest EV production network.
FutureCar Staff Nov 14, 2018 12:03 PM PT
What's the reason behind Volkswagens selfless and generous act of kindness?
Manish KharintaNov 14, 2018 6:00 AM PT
Waymo is preparing to launch a commercial ride-hailing service in Arizona next month to rival Uber. For its new service, Waymo has plans to acquire up to 62,000 plug-in hybrid Pacifica minivans and 20,000 fully-electric Jaguar I-Pace SUVs to build out its commercial fleet over the next few years.
Eric WalzNov 13, 2018 4:55 PM PT
Mercedes Benz delivered its first fuel cell vehicle to a customer in Germany, becoming the first automaker to deliver an all-electric vehicle that can run on hydrogen or battery power.
Eric WalzNov 13, 2018 11:47 AM PT
Called SIN and showcased at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai, the crossover utility unit features a transparent shell, large tires and a spacious interior.
Michael ChengNov 13, 2018 6:00 AM PT
General Motors was one of the first automakers to allow owners to rent their vehicles when they are not using them and now the automaker says it will open its Maven peer-to-peer car-sharing platform to non-GM models beginning next year.
FutureCar Staff Nov 12, 2018 5:15 PM PT
RoboSense, a China-based company working on an advanced lidar and perception systems for autonomous driving, announced that it has been named a CES 2019 Innovation Awards Honoree for its RS-IPLS Intelligent Perception LiDAR System.
Eric WalzNov 12, 2018 1:19 PM PT
The CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk recently tweeted that India is among a list of regions where the company plans to expand its operations.
Manish KharintaNov 12, 2018 10:47 AM PT
Volkswagen made an announcement which seems like an admirable effort to recover from the fallout of the Dieselgate scandal
Manish KharintaNov 10, 2018 6:00 AM PT
Automakers are continuing to form strategic partnerships with tech companies and rivals to accelerate the development of self-driving cars. The latest being Volkswagen, who is reported to be in talks with the Ford Motor Co to work together on electric and self-driving cars.
Eric WalzNov 09, 2018 11:53 AM PT
Simulations during the study showed that smart, autonomous cars utilize 19 to 22 percent less fuel, compared to conventional vehicles.
Michael ChengNov 09, 2018 6:00 AM PT
Volkswagen is planning to sell electric cars for less than 20,000 euros ($22,836) and protect German industrial jobs by converting three of its factories to build fully-electric to rival electric automaker Tesla, a source familiar with the plans said to Reuters.
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