Jun 12, 2018 12:40 PM WST
Tesla CEO Elon Musk told employees it will cut about 9 percent of its workforce, eliminating mostly salaried positions CNBC has reported, after a internal email was leaked to the media.
Jun 06, 2018 12:38 PM WST
General Motors is expanding its Super Cruise autonomous driving system, which allows drivers to ride hands-free on the highway, to Cadillac’s entire lineup starting in 2020 and later to other GM brands.
May 30, 2018 1:55 PM WST
Audi’s new e-tron, the company’s first, fully electric SUV, will have cameras on the doors to replace the traditional, bulky mirror housings. Not only do the camera reduce drag to improve range, they increase safety by reducing blind spots by offered a wider view around the vehicle.
May 24, 2018 1:53 PM WST
Toyota Motor Corp said it plans to set up a facility to mass produce hydrogen fuel cell stacks, a key component of fuel cell vehicles, as it seeks to ramp up production of zero-emission, hydrogen-powered cars.
May 18, 2018 5:57 PM WST
Toyota Motor Corp is making an unusual move to meet China’s stringent new energy vehicle quotas—its Japan showrooms will sell an electric vehicle it will feature the badge of GAC Motor instead of the familiar Toyota logo.
May 14, 2018 2:37 PM WST
Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing has been granted a permit to test self-driving cars in California, as it looks to catch up with its Silicon Valley rivals in autonomous driving technology.
May 08, 2018 5:40 PM WST
Coinciding with Google’s annual I/O Developers Conference which started today in Silicon Valley, Volvo Cars announced it is working with Google to embed the voice-controlled Google Assistant, Google Play Store, Google Maps and other Google services into its next-generation Sensus infotainment system, which is based on Google’s Android operating system.
Apr 27, 2018 5:17 PM WST
Waze, the popular crowdsourced traffic and navigation app with the world’s largest community of drivers, announced a data-sharing partnership with startup Waycare, an AI mobility solution for smart cities. The Waycare and Waze partnership is designed as a two-way data share of municipal and road traffic data.
Apr 23, 2018 5:22 PM WST
A federal court in New York on Monday blocked the Trump administration’s decision to delay a rule that would raise penalties for automakers who do not meet federal fuel efficiency requirements.
Apr 18, 2018 10:42 AM WST
Tesla will begin around-the-clock production at its Fremont, Calif., assembly plant as it tries to ramp up Model 3 output to 6,000 units a week by the end of June, according to an internal company email.