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.

Rivian Unveils Electric Pickup Truck

November 26, 2018 at 10:32 AM

Today Plymouth, Mich.-based Rivian Automotive LLC took the wraps off its first vehicle, the all-electric R1T pickup truck, ahead of this week’s Los Angeles auto show.

Eaton’s New eMobility Business

November 26, 2018 at 2:45 AM

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.

FEV’s Expertise in Advanced Mobility Systems

November 24, 2018 at 1:00 PM

For years FEV Group has been expanding its global capabilities in traditional vehicle engineering services to encompass electrification, connectivity and autonomous driving technologies, says Patrick Hupperich, president and CEO of FEV North America.

Study Shows Reduced Crash Rates for GM Vehicles with AEB/Collision Alerts

November 20, 2018 at 9:47 AM

General Motors Co. vehicles with automatic emergency braking and forward collision warning had 43% fewer crashes i than the same vehicles without the safety technologies, says the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. 

Natural Gas Could Power 50% of India’s New Cars by 2030

November 20, 2018 at 1:52 AM

A government proposal to install 10,000 compressed natural gas stations across India could drive sales of CNG-fueled cars to 50% of the market by 2030.

Colorado Adopts California Air Quality Standards

November 19, 2018 at 12:42 PM

Colorado has become the 13th state to embrace California’s air quality standards for light- and medium-duty vehicles.

Cadillac Pulls the Plug on CT6 Hybrid in the U.S.

November 19, 2018 at 9:38 AM

General Motors Co.’s Cadillac unit will discontinue the plug-in hybrid variant of its CT6 luxury sedan in the U.S. when supplies of the 2018 model run out.

Ram 1500 Named “Green Truck” of the Year

November 19, 2018 at 8:43 AM

Fiat Chrysler Automobile NV’s Ram 1500 pickup truck has been named 2019 Green Truck of the Year in the U.S. by Green Car Journal.

Bimmer Plug-in Hybrid Gets Bigger Battery

November 16, 2018 at 2:56 PM

BMW AG says its next-generation 330e plug-in hybrid sedan will be equipped with a larger battery that is expected to increase its all-electric range by about one-third to 37 miles.

Toyota Adds Corolla Hybrid

November 16, 2018 at 12:32 PM

Toyota Motor Corp. will offer a hybrid version of its redesigned Corolla compact sedan, which is due to bow next spring in global markets.

KT Demos 5G Self-Driving Bus in Korea

November 16, 2018 at 10:17 AM

KT Corp., South Korea's largest telecommunications company, tested a self-driving bus equipped with 5G communications this week at Incheon International Airport in Seoul.

VW Hikes Tech Spending 29% to €44 Billion

November 16, 2018 at 10:09 AM

Volkswagen AG says it intends to spend nearly €44 billion ($50.2 billion) by 2023 on electrification, autonomous driving, mobility services and the digitization of its vehicles and plants.