Aug 16, 2019 9:45 AM WST
Germany’s leading car rental company Nextmove cancelled its order for 100 Tesla Model 3's over quality issues.
Aug 15, 2019 4:13 PM WST
The co-founder and former vice president of Chinese electric automaker NIO has resigned from the company. NIO was once considered one of China’s top electric car startups and a formidable challenger to Tesla in China.
Aug 14, 2019 5:30 PM WST
As global vehicle production slows, the world’s biggest automakers are reporting slower car sales this year, including Volkswagen AG. The automaker said it delivered 489,000 vehicles throughout the world in July, a 3.3% drop over the same period last year.
Aug 13, 2019 5:20 PM WST
The top two U.S. automakers are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing fuels fears of a global recession.
Aug 09, 2019 5:05 PM WST
A Tesla owner has filed a lawsuit against the electric vehicle maker, claiming the company limited the battery range of older vehicles, including his own Model S, via a over-the-air software update. The plaintiff said his 2014 Tesla Model S85 lost battery capacity equivalent to about 8 kWh but was told by Tesla the degradation was normal, the lawsuit says.
Aug 08, 2019 3:10 PM WST
Uber reported a Q2 loss of $5.2 billion on Thursday as growth of its core business slows. Uber reported that its revenue growth slowed to 14%, and the company’s core ride-hailing business grew revenue 2% to $2.3 billion.
Aug 08, 2019 10:15 AM WST
The Honda Motor Co joint venture with Guangzhou Automobile Industry Group Co Ltd (GAIC) is recalling 222,674 Accord sedans in China, market regulators said on Thursday, after complaints began circulating on social media about the car engine’s quality.
Aug 05, 2019 3:15 PM WST
Luxury automaker is entering the booming e-scooter market. The company revealed today a new electric scooter/skateboard called the e-tron Scooter, which combines the power of a battery-powered scooter with the agility of a traditional skateboard.
Aug 02, 2019 5:40 PM WST
A group of 12 states led by California and New York on Friday challenged the Trump administration’s decision to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled penalties for automakers that fail to meet fuel efficiency requirements.
Aug 02, 2019 11:57 AM WST
General Motors is open to working with other automakers on the development of electric vehicles, Chief Executive Mary Barra said on Thursday.