Sweeping GOP tax reform bill retains EV tax creditDec. 15
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.
Years of EV learning aid Nissan second-gen LeafDec. 16
Tesla tells new taxi, Uber drivers not to use SuperchargersDec. 16
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.
EV credit survives compromise tax billDec. 13
Ford to move autonomous, EV business units to DetroitDec. 14
Ontario to introduce rebates to boost electric truck demandDec. 14
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.
Continental to showcase 2 battery charging systems at CESDec. 13
Audi will dissolve task force set up amid VW's diesel scandalDec. 13
Hyundai bolsters electric car lineup to narrow gap with rivalsDec. 13
Toyota, Panasonic consider joint development of EV batteriesDec. 13
Toyota and Panasonic are considering jointly developing batteries for EVs, a partnership that could help the Japanese automaker in its late bid to begin EV production after concentrating on plug-in hybrid and fuel-cell vehicles.
Schaeffler expands into EV motors as core ball-bearings business comes under threatDec. 13
Tesla wins largest Semi truck preorder yet, from PepsiCoDec. 12
PepsiCo has reserved 100 of Tesla's new electric Semi trucks, the largest-known order of the big rig, as the maker of Mountain Dew soda and Doritos chips seeks to reduce fuel costs and fleet emissions.