Eaton’s New eMobility Business

Earlier this year Eaton Corp. combined products, expertise and manufacturing capabilities from its Electrical and Vehicle groups to create a 1,200-employee business called eMobility.

VW Eager to Share Know-How for Premium EVs

October 04, 2019 at 1:50 PM

Volkswagen AG says it is talking with other carmakers about sharing key technologies for premium electric vehicles in hopes of cutting development and production costs.

Why Recycling Isn’t the Only Answer for Old Vehicles

By: Daniel Sturges - October 04, 2019 at 12:30 PM

Why not transform old vehicles into, well, like-new ones? Or even housing?

IIHS: Lane-Centering Acceptance Off the Mark

October 04, 2019 at 12:26 PM

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety testers say lane-centering systems are less trustworthy than adaptive cruise control.

Audi, Deutsche Telekom Partner on 5G

October 04, 2019 at 11:12 AM

Audi AG and Deutsche Telekom AG are developing a 5G-based connected transportation infrastructure in Ingolstadt, Germany.

Zoox to Add Autonomous Testing in Las Vegas

October 04, 2019 at 9:53 AM

California-based autonomous-car startup Zoox Inc. plans to begin testing self-driving electric vehicles in Las Vegas.   

Uber Debuts Helicopter Service in NYC

October 03, 2019 at 4:43 PM

Uber Technologies Inc. has launched a multimodal platform in New York City that includes a helicopter ride between lower Manhattan and John F. Kennedy International airport.

Dana, Valeo Team Up on 48-Volt Hybrid Tech

October 03, 2019 at 10:26 AM

Dana Inc. and Valeo SA are partnering to supply 48-volt electric systems for all-wheel-drive hybrid cars and low-speed electric vehicles.

AAA: Severe Limits in Pedestrian-Safety Systems

October 03, 2019 at 1:28 AM

Advanced safety technologies designed to prevent drivers from hitting pedestrians work only at low speeds and not at all at night when the chances of a collision are greatest, AAA says.

Tesla Posts 3Q Sales Record But Pace Lags

October 03, 2019 at 12:28 AM

Tesla Inc.’s sales hit a record 97,000 units in July-September, but that pace isn't enough to reach the company's full-year target of at least 360,000 electric cars.

Lucid Motors Files Plans for Arizona Factory

October 02, 2019 at 4:23 PM

Electric vehicle startup Lucid Motors Inc. has formalized plans to construct its $675 million manufacturing facility in Casa Grande, Ariz.

UPS Approved for Drone Deliveries in U.S.

October 02, 2019 at 2:52 PM

UPS has been approved by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to operate commercial drones.

Suzuki Readies Hybrid, Autonomous Concepts

October 02, 2019 at 11:32 AM

Suzuki Motor Corp. will publicly unveil a pair of retro-styled concept vehicles later this month at the Tokyo auto show.