Originally from New Jersey, Eric is an automotive and technology reporter specializing in the high-tech industry in Silicon Valley. Eric has over fifteen years of automotive experience and a B.A. in computer science. These skills, combined with technical writing and news reporting, allows him to fully understand and identify new and innovative technologies in the automotive industry and beyond. He has worked on self-driving cars and as a technical writer, helping people to understand and work with technology. Outside of work, Eric likes to travel to new places, play guitar, and explore the outdoors.
Dec 07, 2018 3:27 PM WST
San Francisco Premium Outlets became California's first location for electric vehicle (EV) chargers featuring ultra-fast recharging speeds up to 350 kilowatts (kW). The 350 kW chargers are capable of recharging an electric vehicle quickly, providing another 200 miles of range in just 10 minutes.
Dec 06, 2018 12:11 PM WST
The second biggest U.S. ride-hailing startup Lyft Inc. has filed confidential paperwork for an IPO, indicating its plans to go public in 2019. Lyft would be the first company to allow investors to buy into the rapidly growing ride-hailing industry.
Dec 05, 2018 11:56 AM WST
Waymo made some history today by launching the first ever commercial driverless shuttle service in Arizona.The service is called Waymo One and riders can use the company’s smartphone app to summon a ride in one of Waymo’s driverless Chrysler Pacifica minivans.
Dec 04, 2018 5:08 PM WST
Volkswagen is reinforcing its commitment to a future of just electric vehicles. The German automaker announced that its next generation gas powered and diesel engine vehicles will be its last, as the company transitions to building only electric models.
Dec 03, 2018 5:18 PM WST
The German automaker has a new app called “Porsche Road Trip” that lets drivers discover the best roads for spirited driving, making the road itself a destination, a perfect place to put a Porsche vehicle through its paces.
Nov 30, 2018 11:12 AM WST
Volkswagen was one of the world’s many top automakers bringing its new models to the Los Angeles Auto Show this week. Besides showing off its new 2019 model lineup, the German company announced plans to open a North American factory to build electric vehicles.
Nov 29, 2018 12:31 PM WST
The President of General Motors Dan Ammann, is taking the helm as CEO of Cruise Automation, a San Francisco-based self-driving car startup that GM bought for over $1 billion in 2016.
Nov 29, 2018 11:11 AM WST
Kia Motors has become the latest automaker to introduce a fully-electric compact SUV. The Korean automaker unveiled the Niro EV yesterday at press event the LA Auto Show.
Nov 28, 2018 4:53 PM WST
Luxury automaker Audi today became a formidable challenger to Tesla, when it debuted the all-electric e-tron GT 4-door sedan, the company’s second new all-electric vehicle. The GT concept was one of the most anticipated debuts at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show.
Nov 28, 2018 2:05 PM WST
BMW offered the world’s first look of its Vision iNEXT vehicle today at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The futuristic iNEXT just might become the future of personal mobility.