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
Oct 21, 2019 5:00 AM WST
What’s the secret? High volume and a single platform that’s used on numerous vehicles are key to keeping costs in check.
Oct 20, 2019 7:00 AM WST
Large, thirsty SUVs are more popular than ever, and despite increasing popularity in electric cars, a new study found that they’re canceling out all of the good things EVs are doing for the environment.
Oct 19, 2019 6:00 AM WST
While major companies are utilizing full-size cars for their autonomous tests, an assistant professor at Oregon State University believes that 1/10-th size model cars are the best way to develop autonomous technology.
Oct 15, 2019 5:30 AM WST
All owners of gasoline-powered cars have to worry about is the gas tax, but electric-vehicle owners are subjected to high fees at the state level that are possibility discouraging consumers from making the switch.
Oct 14, 2019 7:00 AM WST
Volvo and Geely announced plans to combine their engine operations into one company, as the automaker looks to shift toward a lineup with only electrified vehicles.
Oct 13, 2019 6:00 AM WST
The Premium Platform Electric platform is being produced with some help from Porsche and will help Volkswagen Group come out with numerous electric cars.
Oct 12, 2019 6:05 AM WST
Waymo has hopes of lettings its autonomous vans give consumers ride around Los Angeles one day, but before that, it has to have accurate maps of the city.
Oct 07, 2019 9:00 AM WST
More specifically, tiny explosions would reduce the possibility of an electric cable that's connected to the EV's battery coming into contact with the car's body, electronics, or other wires to reduce the risk of an electronic shock.
Oct 06, 2019 4:00 PM WST
Autonomous vehicles may be directly aimed at adults, but what about future generations that will grow up sharing the road with driverless cars? Waymo and AAA are partnering together to educate kids about self-driving cars.
Oct 06, 2019 6:00 AM WST
Electric startup Rivian is looking to offer consumers with a subscription service that would give customers access to its electric pickup and SUV without a long-term commitment.