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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.

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.   

Bosch Touts Tech as Car Production Stalls

October 04, 2019 at 12:35 AM

Robert Bosch GmbH aims to offset a prolonged slump in car production by pursuing its expertise in electrification, fuel cells and artificial intelligence.

What to Do In an R&D Overcapacity Situation

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 04, 2019 at 7:00 AM

Opel is making a big change in staffing in Rüsselsheim

Traton to Invest €1 billion in Next-Gen Truck Tech

October 03, 2019 at 3:48 PM

 

Volkswagen AG’s Traton commercial truck unit plans to spend €1 billion ($1.1 billion) over the next five years on advanced research and development.

Antitrust Panel Questions Hyundai-Ola Deal

October 03, 2019 at 3:18 PM

India’s antitrust commission has challenged Hyundai Group’s 6-month-old plan to invest $300 million in Ola Cabs, the country’s largest ride-hailing service.

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.

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.

Chassix Changes Name to Aludyne

October 02, 2019 at 3:25 PM

Michigan-based Chassix Inc., a supplier of aluminum and cast iron casting machined components for vehicles, has changed its name to Aludyne.

Canadian Fuel Cell Company Forms China JV

October 02, 2019 at 12:18 PM

Canada’s Loop Energy has formed a joint venture with China’s In-Power to develop fuel cell range extenders for trucks and buses in China.