Volkswagen goes all in on Electric Vehicles

Volkswagen goes all in on Electric Vehicles

Volkswagen will invest billions of euros in electric cars, ride-hailing and automated driving to become a world leader in green transport by 2025, it said on Thursday, as it reshapes its business following its diesel emissions scandal. Europe's biggest carmaker said it would fund "the biggest change process in the company's history" with an efficiency drive, including integrating components businesses that currently employ 67,000 people in 26 locations worldwide.
Mercedes Daimler long distance electric vehicle to be release in October

Daimler long distance electric vehicle to be release in October

Germany's Daimler will lift the curtain on its much-anticipated long-distance electric car at the Paris Motor Show in October, as the automaker gears up to compete with Tesla Motors Inc's Model X sport-utility vehicle (SUV). The company will display a prototype of an electric-powered Mercedes car with a 500-kilometre (310 miles) range, Chief Development Officer Thomas Weber said this week in Stuttgart at an event for journalists.
Tesla Motors clarifys’ how customers can disclose issues

Tesla Motors clarify’s how customers can disclose issues

Tesla Motors Inc on Friday revised a nondisclosure clause in its customer repair agreements after a U.S. regulator took issue with the practice, while the electric carmaker's chief executive separately called most customer reports of suspension problems in its Model S sedan fraudulent. Tesla CEO Elon Musk went on the offensive on social media, saying in a tweet that 37 of 40 suspension complaints filed with the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration were fraudulent. "Would seem to indicate that one or more people sought to create the false impression of a safety issue where none existed," he wrote.
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Let’s talk about my experience with Mojio…so far

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Volvo now has two hour in-car delivery

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Self-driving taxis are coming through GM & Lyft partnership

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When I first heard of Tesla's 'Bioweapon Defence mode', it sounded like something out of a Science Fiction movie. If anything, though, it is a great talking point; for the media, and...

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