Nov 14, 2018 4:58 PM WST
The Ford Motor Co announced that is partnering with Walmart, the biggest U.S. retailer, to deliver online orders using an autonomous driving delivery vehicle developed and built by Ford.
Nov 14, 2018 12:03 PM WST
VW announced that it will convert two more plants in Germany to build electric vehicles, creating what the automaker said will be Europe's largest EV production network.
Nov 08, 2018 2:44 PM WST
Volkswagen is planning to sell electric cars for less than 20,000 euros ($22,836) and protect German industrial jobs by converting three of its factories to build fully-electric to rival electric automaker Tesla, a source familiar with the plans said to Reuters.
Nov 07, 2018 3:31 PM WST
Tencent is looking to assemble a autonomous driving team in Silicon Valley. The company posted an advertisement on the business networking site LinkedIn to recruit autonomous driving engineers and researchers in the U.S.
Oct 31, 2018 5:18 PM WST
Kia Motors and Hyundai have announced plans to introduce ‘solar roof’ charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. The automakers will embed electricity-generating solar panels into the roof or hood of its vehicles.
Oct 31, 2018 3:12 PM WST
Automaker General Motors is looking at ways to cut costs amid tariffs and other pressures from the market and announced that its sent buyout offers to 18,000 salaried employees. The buyouts were sent to GM employees with over twelve years of service.
Oct 30, 2018 4:01 PM WST
The California DMV has granted Waymo the first ever permit to test its driverless minivans without a human backup, meaning there will be no test driver sitting in the driver’s seat.
Oct 29, 2018 1:49 PM WST
German automaker BMW is gearing up its Dingolfing factory to supply the batteries for the upcoming fully-electric MINI. BMW said the plant will also support other future electric models.
Oct 25, 2018 5:36 PM WST
On Thursday, President Trump signed a presidential memorandum directing the Commerce Department to develop a long-term comprehensive national spectrum strategy to prepare for the introduction of next-generation 5G wireless networks. 5G network speeds are a key requirement for the commercial roll-out of autonomous driving and connected car technology.
Oct 24, 2018 4:57 PM WST
Tesla announced its Q3 earning today and CEO Elon Musk called the company’s Q3 performance “truly historic”. The company posted a GAAP of $312 million on a record $6.8 billion in revenue, boosted by sales of the Model 3.