Renault Launches E-Mobility Consulting Unit

October 02, 2019 at 10:38 AM

Renault SA has formed a consulting service to help fleet operators convert to electrified vehicles.

Tesla Acquires DeepScale

October 02, 2019 at 9:52 AM

Tesla Inc. reportedly has acquired DeepScale Inc., a Mountain View, Calif.-based startup that specializes in machine learning technology for autonomous vehicle systems.

SAIC Opens Export-Focused Factory in China

October 01, 2019 at 2:47 PM

SAIC Motor Corp. has launched production at its fourth assembly plant—a facility in Ningde, China—with capacity to make 240,000 vehicles per year.

Nissan Unveils Tiny EV Concept

October 01, 2019 at 1:14 PM

Nissan Motor Co. has unveiled the IMk concept electric city car, which the company says previews its advanced technologies and future design language.

Tesla, Citroen and the Future of the Auto Industry

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 30, 2019 at 6:30 AM

A look at the future—as well as the past

Rivian Plans Subscriptions for Its EVs

September 30, 2019 at 1:16 AM

Michigan-based Rivian Automotive LLC says it will offer customers a subscription option to buying the electric trucks and SUVs it plans to begin making next year at its factory in Normal, Ill.

Tesla Assembles Its First EV in China

September 27, 2019 at 2:51 PM

Tesla Inc.’s new assembly plant in Shanghai has produced its first Model 3 electric sedan body, the Shanghai Daily reports.

Uber, EVgo Team Up on Electric Rides

September 27, 2019 at 1:53 PM

Uber Technologies Inc. and electric car charging network EVgo Services LLC have agreed to work together to increase the use of EVs among the ride-hailing firm’s drivers.

Bollinger Motors Debuts Production-Ready Electric Truck, SUV

September 27, 2019 at 3:40 AM

Bollinger Motors LLC has unveiled production versions of its all-electric B1 SUV and B2 pickup truck.

San Francisco Okays 4 e-Scooter Rental Services

September 27, 2019 at 12:00 AM

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) has given permits to four companies to operate as many as 10,000 free-floating electric scooter rentals in the city by the end of 2020.   

EV Truck & SUV That Aren’t Rivian

By: Gary S. Vasilash - September 26, 2019 at 6:00 PM

A closer look at what Bollinger Motors is developing

Renault May Join Euro Battery Consortium

September 26, 2019 at 5:03 PM

Renault SA Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard says his company will join a European consortium to make battery cells for electric cars if there’s a viable business case to do so.