Oct 06, 2018 10:37 AM WST
Renault Samsung Motors (RSM) Corp. said Thursday that it has received temporary approval from the country's transportation ministry to test its self-driving cars on roads in South Korea.
Sep 30, 2018 4:53 PM WST
Four Toyota Motor group members including major automotive parts suppliers Denso and Aisin Seiki are planning to combine their research and development operations on self-driving technology into a single joint venture, according to Nikkei Asian Review.
Sep 22, 2018 3:56 PM WST
Kroger, the largest grocery chain in the U.S. will start delivering groceries in autonomous driving Toyota Prius cars starting Thursday at a Fry’s Food Stores location it owns in Scottsdale.
Sep 19, 2018 12:05 PM WST
Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a blog post that the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund approached him multiple times about taking Tesla private. He said they first met with him at the beginning of 2017.
Sep 13, 2018 1:56 PM WST
Workers at Ford Motor Company assembly plants are getting some assistance from exoskeleton technology, a wearable robotic vest that allows workers to lift heavy objects much more easily. It is also a way to prevent workplace injuries caused by repetitive tasks, such as bending, reaching and heavy lifting.
Sep 08, 2018 5:41 PM WST
The moovel Group, a Daimler subsidiary providing Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS), has reached five million users. The platform is growing in popularity and gained over two million users in the past year alone, a 71 percent increase since first launching in 2015.
Aug 31, 2018 2:58 PM WST
Electric vehicle startup Faraday Future (FF), announced today that it has joined MOBI, the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative. FF plans to explore blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) for use in the development of a digital mobility ecosystem that could make mobility safer and more secure.
Aug 05, 2018 2:10 PM WST
Audi has purchased a 1 percent stake in SAIC Volkswagen Automotive, paving the way for the joint venture to build and sell Audi vehicles in China. SAIC Volkswagen was formed in 1984 in Shanghai. It is a joint venture between Germany and China.
Jul 26, 2018 6:46 PM WST
Ford Motor Co. is exploring an alliance with Germany's Volkswagen AG in a deal that could include co-developing vans or commercial vehicles.
Jul 21, 2018 5:48 PM WST
EVgo, largest EV charging network in the U.S., continues its expansion to support the adoption of electric vehicles. The company announced today the completion of a two month project to upgrade 21 of its popular fast-charging stations in three key California markets.