Vineeth Joel Patel
Joel Patel has been covering all aspects of the automotive industry for four years as an editor and freelance writer for various websites. When it comes to cars, he enjoys covering the merger between technology and cars. In his spare time, Joel likes to watch baseball, work on his car, and try new foods
Feb 19, 2017 12:30 PM WST
Various technology firms including Intel, Uber, and IoT provider Aeris, have formed an alliance to ensure that connected cars of the future are secure.
Feb 15, 2017 7:30 PM WST
Ride-hailing app Uber and car-sharing service Zipcar announced a partnership where Zipcar would offer its vehicles Uber drivers. The deal is currently only available to drivers in Boston, MA, but could expand to other cities in the United States.
Feb 14, 2017 3:15 PM WST
Last week, Ford announces plans to invest $1 billion, which will be doled out over a five-year period, to an artifical intelligence startup called Argo AI.
Feb 12, 2017 11:15 AM WST
In a lengthy report put out by the GHSA, the administration warns states of the pitfalls of having autonomous cars sharing the road with conventional vehicles.
Feb 07, 2017 2:55 PM WST
Ford Motor Co. launched a new parts brand, Omnicraft, which will allow the automaker’s dealerships to service and provide parts for cars that are manufactured by other car manufacturers.
Feb 06, 2017 4:15 PM WST
German automaker Volkswagen has announced plans to update its existing factories to accommodate for its new Modular Electric Drive kit (MEB) platform that will underpin the majority of its vehicles in the future.
Feb 03, 2017 10:55 AM WST
General Motors and Honda announced plans to invest $42.5 million each into furthering the automakers’ expansion in their fuel-cell partnership.
Feb 02, 2017 5:20 PM WST
Daimler and Uber have partnered to add autonomous vehicles from Mercedes-Benz into the ride-sharing company’s fleet of cars.
Feb 01, 2017 4:39 PM WST
Car2go, a large car-sharing service, has entered the upscale segment by adding the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA and CLA to its fleet of vehicles in North America.
Jan 31, 2017 4:38 PM WST
In a response to a question that asked about the possibility of an upgrade path for existing Tesla owners, CEO Elon Musk stated that upgrading older vehicles wasn’t possible, as the automaker plans to come out with major hardware revisions every year.