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 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.
Mar 25, 2018 9:45 AM WST
European, Chinese and U.S. investors are raising billions of dollars in investments for electric vehicle start-ups in silicon valley. The companies aim to draw inspiration from the likes of Tesla to debug their operations and bring advanced electric vehicle technology to the masses in a cost effective manner.
Augmented reality, Adaptive LED and Automated Trailer Hitching, and Guiding System are Automotive Technologies of TomorrowMar 25, 2018 9:10 AM WST
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is likely to make some amendments in regulations later this year. This will open a wide area of applications for futuristic technologies like Augmented Reality, Adaptive LEDs and Automated Guiding Systems. The tech is vital for cars of tomorrow and companies have revealed insights into how they function.