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.
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.
Nov 27, 2018 12:36 PM WST
Today at the kickoff of AutoMobility LA in Los Angeles, Austin Russell, the founder of lidar startup Luminar and Henrik Green, VP of Research and Development at Volvo Cars, revealed advancements in lidar perception capabilities that are accelerating the development of Volvo’s R&D efforts.
Nov 21, 2018 12:47 PM WST
XPENG Motors today announced it has signed a strategic partnership agreement with NVIDIA, a leader in AI computing hardware and its China partner Desay SV to jointly develop Level-3 autonomous driving technology specifically for roads in China.
Nov 21, 2018 10:39 AM WST
German automaker BMW plans to launch ride-hailing service in China next month, becoming the first global automaker to obtain a license to pick up passengers in China, the fast-growing on-demand mobility market.
Nov 20, 2018 11:51 AM WST
FedEx Corp said on Tuesday it plans to add 1,000 electric delivery vans from Los Angeles-based startup Chanje.
Nov 19, 2018 11:31 AM WST
German battery maker Varta has reached a research agreement to lay the groundwork for mass production of lithium-ion battery cells for electric cars.