Manish Kharinta is a automotive writer based in the Los Angeles area. He has worked for automotive industry websites TheSmokingClutch.com, CarDekho.com and CarBikeindia.com. His experience ranges from covering auto shows, to car reviews and breaking automotive news. Manish aims to bring forth his unique perspective on automotive design and technological innovations in the automotive industry.
Apr 29, 2018 1:30 PM WST
Takeshi Tachimori, Subaru's chief technical officer has confirmed that Subaru has used its partner Toyota's technology for the upcoming plug-in hybrid. Recent leaks have brought forth more information about the possible Moniker the upcoming plug-in hybrid car might take.
Apr 28, 2018 7:15 PM WST
Earlier this month, we also reported that BMW has announced that it will unveil multiple electric concepts this year and following up on the same, the Bavarian automaker has also announced that it will not be compromising on the design adopted by the coming concept cars for the sake of the batteries which these cars will incorporate.
Apr 22, 2018 8:10 AM WST
Elon Musk aimed to reinvent the manufacturing and production line process for its mass market electric vehicle, the Tesla Model 3. To achieve the same Musk demanded that almost all aspect of manufacturing and production line be highly automated. This resulted in a setup which was almost void of any human intervention.
Apr 21, 2018 11:45 AM WST
By 2021 Ford Motor company plans to set up its self-driving taxi service at scale. The company aims to use its robo-taxi network to move both goods and passengers. Most of the vehicles will be custom built for the platform and Ford is not developing the technology to enter into a partnership with another third-party ride-hailing operator.
Apr 17, 2018 11:42 AM WST
Software giant Apple has filed a patent dubbed "adaptive vehicle augmented reality display using stereographic imagery".
Apr 16, 2018 1:52 PM WST
The popularity of electric vehicles is at an all-time high in China. Last year, the total sales of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles accounted for four times as much as that of those in the United States. It is expected that the margin will only grow wider this year.
Apr 08, 2018 12:00 PM WST
Sixteen EV producers have joined forces with seven Northeastern states to promote a new promotional campaign. The campaign has been designed to promote electric car sales across America. The promotion is not exclusively affiliated with any company but aims to influence the consumer base to switch to either all-electric mobility or opt for plug-in hybrids. The incorporation of both EVs and plug-in hybrids aims to reach a broad target demographic.
Apr 08, 2018 10:00 AM WST
Several car companies like Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Porsche have made a move into blockchain-based initiatives. The automotive industry has shown a great deal of interest in the area and recently American automotive giant, Ford also announced that it has filed a patent for car-to-car cryptocurrency transactions technology.
Apr 01, 2018 4:05 PM WST
During the annual Accounts Press Conference, Herald Kruger, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG announced that the company will reveal several electric and hybrid concepts later this year. BMW believes these concepts will further strengthen the company’s plans for what they believe is the future of mobility.
Mar 31, 2018 9:15 AM WST
The Model 3, a more affordable offering from the electric car manufacturer Tesla has garnered a lot of attention since its unveiling. Some customers have provided their feedback on the new car and the revelations have been intriguing.