Hyundai seeks to renew fuel cell push with long-range SUVThu, 30, Mar 2017
Hyundai, the first automaker to mass-produce fuel cell vehicles, plans to unveil a new hydrogen-powered SUV next year with a longer driving range than rival offerings by Toyota and Honda as it attempts to reclaim leadership in the field.
Trump budget plan would scrap energy grants, auto loan programThu, 16, Mar 2017
Toyota's giant hydrogen leap gets an assist from ShellTue, 21, Feb 2017
VW of America launches electric vehicle infrastructure unitTue, 07, Feb 2017
Volkswagen Group of America announced a U.S. subsidiary that will manage $2 billion in investments in zero-emission vehicle infrastructure and awareness programs over a decade as part of a court settlement over its excess diesel emissions.
Tesla drops 'Motors' from its nameWed, 01, Feb 2017
Tesla Motors Inc. has changed its name to Tesla Inc. The change, which was reported in a filing to the Securities Exchange Commission on Wednesday, follows the company’s acquisition of solar panel company SolarCity, which was approved by shareholders in November.
VW EVs will debut 5G connectivity servicesMon, 23, Jan 2017
Volkswagen plans to equip its family of I.D. electric cars with next-generation 5G mobile connectivity and vehicle-to-everything communication standards as the brand prepares to offer full autonomous driving functionality in 2025.
Panasonic to invest more than $256 million in Tesla's U.S. plant for solar cellsTue, 27, Dec 2016
Panasonic plans to invest more than $256 million in a New York production facility of Elon Musk's Tesla Motors to make photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules, deepening a partnership of the two companies.
Tesla: Superchargers aren't parking lotsMon, 26, Dec 2016
China to set communication standard for autonomous cars after 2018Wed, 21, Dec 2016
China will revisit in 2018 the standards for vehicle-to-vehicle communication that are vital for driverless cars and lay out a common national standard after that, the chief of the Society of Automotive Engineers of China said today.
Volkswagen takes stake in e-mobility service group HubjectThu, 15, Dec 2016
VW Group has taken a stake in Hubject, which is developing a standard method to map and pay at electric charging stations. VW is joining other automakers, utilities and engineering groups including BMW, Daimler, Bosch, and Siemens that are preparing for an expected boom in EVs.
Ford, BMW, Daimler, VW Group plan fast-charging EV network in EuropeTue, 29, Nov 2016
Ford, VW Group, BMW and Daimler plan to set up charging stations for electric vehicles in Europe. The move will be an important step toward facilitating the mass-market adoption of EVs, the companies said in a joint statement.