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
Nov 30, 2020 8:30 AM WST
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) recently announced that autonomous ride-hailing companies would be able to charge consumers to use their driverless vehicles.
Nov 29, 2020 7:40 AM WST
New platforms, powertrains, and high-tech features make electric vehicles, even ones from mainstream brands, prone to have reliability issues over gas-powered cars.
Nov 28, 2020 7:40 AM WST
With the incoming Biden Administration, General Motors has decided to no longer back President Donald Trump in his effort to stop California from setting its own emissions regulations.
Nov 23, 2020 7:15 AM WST
The original plan was to stop the sale of gas-powered vehicles in the country by 2040, but it’s been moved up by 10 years for vehicles with only an internal combustion engine, while the deadline for hybrids has been moved up by five years.
Nov 22, 2020 8:00 AM WST
Now that the automaker unveiled the R1T pickup truck and R1S SUV, the electric automaker is looking to expand its lineup with smaller electric vehicles that will be tailored for consumers in Europe and China.
Nov 21, 2020 7:35 AM WST
Even with low-level autonomous technology, the IIHS found that it only took one month for drivers to become comfortable with letting the system handle the majority of driving, even when it’s not supposed to be able to.
Nov 16, 2020 6:15 AM WST
After a long wait, consumers that pre-ordered the first R1S and R1T EVs will have a chance to configure their vehicles on November 16, with deliveries set to begin next June.
Nov 15, 2020 7:45 AM WST
Unsurprisingly, the majority of those will be SUVs, while just a few will be cars.
Nov 14, 2020 6:50 AM WST
Set to arrive in the middle of 2021, the new E-Transit will give businesses a way to get around efficiently for roughly $45,000.
Nov 08, 2020 6:05 PM WST
Unlike a few automakers, Volvo will be following in Tesla’s footsteps as it looks to manufacture electric motors for its EVs without the help of suppliers.