Irvine, California becomes the second location where Amazon’s autonomous Scout robots are delivering packages to customers.
Aug 17, 2019 6:00 AM PT
Germany’s leading car rental company Nextmove cancelled its order for 100 Tesla Model 3's over quality issues.
Aug 16, 2019 9:45 AM PT
The co-founder and former vice president of Chinese electric automaker NIO has resigned from the company. NIO was once considered one of China’s top electric car startups and a formidable challenger to Tesla in China.
Aug 15, 2019 4:13 PM PT
United Parcel Service (UPS) said on Thursday it has bought a minority stake in San Diego-based self-driving truck startup TuSimple. UPS, which is the world’s largest package delivery company, also revealed that is has been testing TuSimple's autonomous trucks since May on a busy freight route in Arizona.
Aug 15, 2019 12:45 PM PT
As global vehicle production slows, the world’s biggest automakers are reporting slower car sales this year, including Volkswagen AG. The automaker said it delivered 489,000 vehicles throughout the world in July, a 3.3% drop over the same period last year.Aug 14, 2019 5:30 PM PT
Global auto parts supplier Continental AG developed what it calls a “Road AND Driver” camera for automated vehicles that monitors both the driver and traffic in front of the vehicle. The dual-camera system continuously detects whether a driver is paying attention to the road, while at the same time monitors the vehicle's surroundings.Aug 14, 2019 5:30 AM PT
The top two U.S. automakers are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing fuels fears of a global recession.Aug 13, 2019 5:20 PM PT
Chinese electric automaker NIO Inc's stock fell nearly 4 percent on Monday, to $3.02 per share, after the company announced July deliveries and battery recalls on nearly 5,000 of the automaker's ES8 SUVs.Aug 13, 2019 1:45 PM PT
There are rumors surfacing of an electrified hot-hatchback dubbed the “BMW M140e.” What makes this electric hatchback just as exciting as other offerings from BMW is that the M140e is expected to churn out 400 horsepower.Aug 13, 2019 9:00 AM PT
The acting administrator of the National highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Heidi King will resign from her role on Aug 31, as the Trump administration looks to rollback fuel economy standards in the U.S.Aug 12, 2019 3:55 PM PT
UK-based InstaVolt is starting to install new ChargePoint Express 250 high-powered chargers, capable of charging at rates up to 125kW.Aug 12, 2019 10:50 AM PT
North Carolina-based startup Sense Photonics has developed a new LiDAR system that can perform better than current ones and isn’t as bulky on vehicles, either. It’s called flash LiDAR.Aug 12, 2019 6:05 AM PT
Volkswagen’s new pedestrian monitoring system can work in daylight and darkness and sweeps a specific area ahead of a vehicle to look out for pedestrians.Aug 11, 2019 3:00 PM PT
A quick comparison of the long-range version of Tesla Model X SUV and the BMW X5 50i.Aug 11, 2019 11:18 AM PT
In an earnings call at the beginning of the month, General Motors’ CEO Mary Barra confirmed that Ultra Cruise would have more capability than the automaker’s current Super Cruise system.Aug 10, 2019 4:00 PM PT
A CNBC report that cites a survey that questioned automotive and tech experts claims that autonomous vehicles are still a decade, or more, away.Aug 10, 2019 6:00 AM PT
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