Motiv Power systems Recently delivered the first of seven delivery vans it will supply to the United States Postal Service.
Mia BevacquaFeb 10, 2019 2:00 PM PT
Photos of a touring wagon version of BMW's best selling plug-in hybrid 530e iPerformance have surfaced online and here's what we know about it so far.
Manish KharintaFeb 10, 2019 9:30 AM PT
The name of the startup originated from President Dwight Eisenhower, as a tribute to his vital contributions in building the US interstate system (via signing of the Federal Aid Highway Act).
Michael ChengFeb 10, 2019 7:00 AM PT
A tweet from Elon musk prompts Tesla and Daimler to discuss an electric van collaboration.
Mia BevacquaFeb 09, 2019 2:00 PM PT
Under the contract, CATL will supply Honda with lithium-ion batteries that have a capacity of 56 gigawatt (GWh) hours by 2027.
Vineeth Joel PatelFeb 08, 2019 12:00 PM PT
Why come out with multiple autonomous vehicles running different sensors, hardware, and systems? General Motors came out with a simple solution that makes it possible to turn any car intone that can drive itself.
Vineeth Joel PatelFeb 08, 2019 6:00 AM PT
As General Motors closes plants and layoff thousands of workers, the Ford Motor Company is investing $1 billion in its Chicago assembly and stamping plants and adding 500 new jobs, as it prepares to launch three highly anticipated new SUVs that go on sale later this year, including the all-new Explorer.
FutureCar Staff Feb 07, 2019 6:09 PM PT
Silicon Valley self-driving startup Aurora Innovation Inc. has secured an additional $530 million in its latest Series B funding round. Participating in the investment round is retail giant Amazon. The latest funding values the startup at $2.5 billion and will help Aurora to further develop its autonomous driving technology.
Eric WalzFeb 07, 2019 1:26 PM PT
Tesla is hoping to cancel out the effects of the loss of federal tax credits by slashing the Model 3’s price tag by an extra $1,100.
Vineeth Joel PatelFeb 07, 2019 6:00 AM PT
CATL, the world’s largest maker of battery cells for electric vehicles, has already committed to building a factory in Germany, but now the battery maker plans to increase the size of its factory in Erfurt to meet rising demand from Germany’s auto industry.
FutureCar Staff Feb 06, 2019 6:26 PM PT
Self-driving cars will present a new challenge to pedestrians in the future. For example, a person trying to cross a busy street will not be able to rely on commonly used visual cues from a human driver. The Ford Motor Company is looking to address this problem by creating a universal “visual language” using exterior lighting for communication between a driverless car and a nearby person.
Eric WalzFeb 06, 2019 12:15 PM PT
Following in the footsteps of Cadillac, Volvo, BMW and Audi, the Toyota Motor Corporation is launching a new subscription-based vehicle service. The automaker announced today a new company called Kinto to manage and operate its subscription business.
Eric WalzFeb 05, 2019 7:36 PM PT
The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, one of the world’s biggest auto groups, is reported to be working with Alphabet Inc’s Waymo division to develop autonomous taxis and other mobility services in Asia.
Eric WalzFeb 05, 2019 12:56 PM PT
Volkswagen’s Electrify America said on Monday it will install Tesla battery storage packs at 100 of its charging stations across the United States. For EV owners, the move is designed to help lower the costs for charging their vehicles.
FutureCar Staff Feb 04, 2019 7:34 PM PT
Surprisingly, the U.S. now hosts the world’s second highest EV population. To date, there are 762,000 EVs on the nation's roads.
Michael ChengFeb 04, 2019 3:54 PM PT
Electric automaker Tesla announced today the purchase of Maxwell Technologies, a San Diego-based developer and manufacturer of battery solutions, including ultracapacitors and electric vehicle battery cells.
FutureCar Staff Feb 04, 2019 2:35 PM PT
General Motors is working hard to introduce the first ever electric vehicle from its luxury brand Cadillac, but it might take awhile.
Manish KharintaFeb 03, 2019 3:09 PM PT
To ensure accurate information is available about self-driving cars, the Partners for Automated Vehicle Education (PAVE) is launching several educational programs.
Michael ChengFeb 03, 2019 11:00 AM PT
Tired of dealing with a dirty gas-powered lawnmower each year? There may be a better solution: the new all-electric Edge from American Power Products. The machine is part of a growing number of EV mowers hitting the market.
Mia BevacquaFeb 03, 2019 9:25 AM PT
At the moment, all autonomous rides along 61AV are free. So far, feedback about the service from locals have been positive.
Michael ChengFeb 03, 2019 7:20 AM PT
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