A test of patience for Tesla's wait-listers
Tesla's production delays create an opportunity for General Motors to woo away Model 3 reservation holders. But it's not an opening Chevy plans on openly exploiting.
California bill seeks ban on fossil-fueled vehicles by 2040
California would ban the sale of new cars and trucks powered by fossil fuels in 2040 under legislation introduced in the state Legislature.
Why early EV adopters prefer leasing — by far
U.S. drivers now lease almost 80 percent of battery electric vehicles and 55 percent of plug-in hybrids.
Tesla's scant disclosures leave Wall Street guessing on Model 3
Tesla may have delivered about four times more Model 3 sedans last quarter than in the prior three months, or boosted sales by a factor of 40, depending on which analyst you ask.
COMMENTARY: Krishnan M. Anantharaman
Toyota's slow-and-steady approach won't win this race
GUEST COMMENTARY: Michael Dunne
While Toyota has been satisfied to manage the evolution of Hybrid Synergy Drive over two decades, competitors such as General Motors, Tesla, BMW, Volkswagen and Renault-Nissan have been busy driving the next revolution in transportation.
NIO, the long-shot EV startup that likes its chances
Meet William Li, the 43-year-old chairman of NIO, the newest premium electric vehicle brand on the block.
Wanted: A really big German flashlight
BMW Group last week transformed its "Four-Cylinder" headquarters outside Munich into a giant set of batteries.
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The EV shift is not up to consumers
COMMENTARY: Keith Crain
The auto industry is at a crossroads as it shifts away from internal combustion engines to electric-powered vehicles.
Betting the other guy's farm
When you talk about disruption, nothing seems to approach the electrification of the automobile, at least in the short term.
Bracing for EV shift, NGK Spark Plug ignites all solid-state battery quest
Facing the eventual demise of gasoline engines, the world's biggest maker of spark plugs is turning its focus to a component it believes will be just as vital in the coming era of electric vehicles -- next-generation all solid state batteries.
UPS pre-orders 125 Tesla electric semi-trucks -- largest order yet
United Parcel Service said it is buying 125 Tesla all-electric semi-trucks -- the largest order for the big rig so far.
Many EVs on the way, but few buyers await
Automakers with ambitious plans to roll out more than a hundred new battery-powered models in the next five years appear to be forgetting one thing: Drivers aren't yet buzzed about the technology.
BMW electric cars hit 100,000 global sales target
BMW said it reached its target of selling 100,000 electrified cars this year around the world, benefiting from stronger demand in western Europe and the United States.
VW to install 2,800 U.S. electric vehicle charging stations
VW unit Electrify America said it plans to install 2,800 electric vehicle charging stations in 17 of the largest U.S. cities by June 2019. The charging stations will be located at roughly 500 sites.
EV startups try to avoid auto giant footsteps
Fighting to create a segment of the automotive industry a decade ago was much different from taking on legacy automakers for a piece of that burgeoning market today.
For EV startups, China looms large
Legacy automakers and year-old startups alike see a gold rush in the Chinese EV market and the ripple effects it will have across the globe.
Fuel cells: Scaling up is hard to do
The infrastructure problem with hydrogen-powered cars amounts to more than just a shortage of stations.
Nissan applies EV learning in new Leaf
Nissan's second-generation electric Leaf launches in January with a big advantage for the automaker. It's done this before.
Tesla tells new taxi, Uber drivers not to use Superchargers
Professional drivers looking to buy a Tesla to shuttle paying customers around should consider this: After Friday, vehicles used for commercial purposes won't be allowed to use the company's Superchargers anymore, according to an updated policy.
Sweeping GOP tax reform bill retains EV tax credit
In a major victory for several automakers, the compromise Republican tax bill released late Friday does not eliminate a $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit as Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives had previously proposed.
Ontario to introduce rebates to boost electric truck demand
Canada's biggest province, Ontario, will introduce a new rebate program worth up to C$75,000 for buyers of electric trucks, in a move that could boost purchases of models by Tesla and rivals like China's BYD.