Wireless EV Charging Goes Mainstream

Wireless charging will debut as an option in some electric cars in 2018, says Chris Borroni-Bird, vice president of strategic development at Qualcomm Technologies Inc., a company that has helped pioneer the technology.

Porsche Doubles EV Target for 2025

April 25, 2018 at 4:16 PM

Porsche AG says about half the vehicles it sells by 2025 will be equipped with hybrid or all-electric powertrains, twice the ratio it forecast four weeks ago.

Honda Debuts China EV Brand and Concept Car

April 25, 2018 at 3:31 PM

Honda Motor Co. says it will launch a production version of its new all-electric concept car later this year in China under a new sub-brand called Everus.

Flying Taxi Startup Hires Supercar Designer

April 24, 2018 at 1:57 PM

A German flying taxi startup has hired Frank Stephenson to design its vehicles, launch pads and departure lounges.

Amazon Launches In-Car Delivery Service with GM and Volvo

April 24, 2018 at 8:49 AM

Amazon.com has announced separate partnerships with General Motors and Volvo Cars to deliver packages directly to owners’ vehicles.

Global Autonomous Vehicle Advocacy Group Proposed

April 24, 2018 at 12:05 AM

The largest carmaking countries should form a group to push for a single set of global engineering standards for self-driving vehicles, suggests the head of the Washington, D.C., auto show.

U.K. Group to Test Connected Car Technology

April 23, 2018 at 2:31 PM

Jaguar Land Rover Ltd. and Ricardo plc are part of a British consortium that is developing connected vehicle technologies aimed at improving safety.

Alibaba Inks Digital Assistant Deals with Audi, Daimler, Volvo

April 23, 2018 at 10:10 AM

Chinese tech giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. says it will supply its personal assistant technology to Audi, Daimler and Volvo operations in China.

Maserati Adds Bosch Driver-Assist Features

April 20, 2018 at 9:19 AM

Robert Bosch GmbH says it is supplying several driver assistance systems across Maserati SpA’s 2018 lineup that enable Level 2 semi-autonomous driving.

Ford For Your Health

By: Gary S. Vasilash - April 20, 2018 at 6:53 AM

When it comes to the new van-based transportation services that are popping up in places like San Francisco, it pretty much seems as though they’re about taking employees from some startup in SoMa to a restaurant in the Ferry Building.

Volvo Trials Dealer Valet Service in California

April 19, 2018 at 3:47 PM

Volvo Car Corp. is testing a pick up and delivery program for customers who have their vehicles serviced at dealerships in California.

BMW Touts Next-Gen Digital Display

April 19, 2018 at 10:25 AM

BMW AG says its new digital display system is easier to use and allows for greater customization than its current system.

Ford Debuts Medical Transport Service

April 18, 2018 at 3:30 PM

Ford Motor Co. is launching a nonemergency medical transport business in southeast Michigan.