Ford to move autonomous, EV business units to DetroitDec. 14
EV credit survives compromise tax billDec. 13
U.S. House and Senate negotiators have agreed to spare the electric-vehicle tax credit as part of a compromise package on tax reform, according to a Republican familiar with process, Bloomberg reported.
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.
Automakers question Calif. zero-emission mandate as feds reassess mpg rulesDec. 12
GM's crystal ball includes owner-driver model, Barra saysDec. 11
GM could re-enter Europe with self-driving tech or mobility servicesDec. 12
GM could return to Europe by offering self-driving technology or mobility services, CEO Mary Barra said. GM has been investing more in self-driving cars, electric vehicle technology and ride-sharing services.