INTERNATIONAL - Toyota Motor Corp. will introduce electric vehicles in China from 2020 and is considering selling battery-powered autos developed by its local partners under the Japanese marque as Beijing prepares to tighten environmental regulations. Show More Summary
Daimler AG will be investing some 5 billion yuan (~$755 million) as part of its push to manufacture plug-in electric vehicles and associated battery packs in China with its joint-venture partner there (BAIC Motor Corp). That's what a company exec has just revealed at the Guangzhou motor show
The two Japan-based firms Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp have agreed to cooperate on the sale of plug-in electric vehicles in India onwards from around 2020 or so, with the intention being to jointly grow market share there
Firing 50 solid rocket fuel motors within 10 milliseconds of an IED blast temporarily makes the vehicle weigh 120 tons, freezing it in place and protecting everyone inside
General Motors claims to have cracked the code for building cheaper electric vehicles than they currently offer. During the Barclay’s Investment conference, GM CEO Mary Barra said that their innovations in battery technology and other...Show More Summary
Toyota has released a shadowy teaser of its new Future Toyota Adventure Concept (FT-AC) ahead of a global unveiling at the Los Angeles motor show. Not much has been revealed about the new vehicle, but it’s clearly an SUV-styled model. Despite the darkened image, the FT-AC concept has angry-looking headlights, two LED light bars on each […]
General Motors CEO Mary Barra shared with investors on Wednesday that the company is planning a new family of electric vehicles that will be both affordable and profitable. The news was dropped by Ms. Barra at the Barclays Global Automotive Conference in New York
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Battery-powered cars are not ready for mass production yet, the chairman of Japan's Toyota Motor Corp told a German magazine, adding that he did not see U.S. electric vehicle pioneer Tesla as a role model.
With wheel motors that eliminate the energy losses encountered with conventional drivetrains, the launch of the Chanje electric van in the US could prove to be a milestone in the resurgence of electric commercial vehicles... Continue...Show More Summary
You heard it here yesterday. General Motors will introduce not one, not two, but three new vehicles based on the increasingly popular Chevrolet Bolt electric hatchback. And it’ll do it over the next two years. Is this a case of too much...Show More Summary
General Motors CEO Mary Barra is expected to tell investors on Wednesday that the automaker plans to launch a new family of electric vehicles in 2021.
General Motors Co plans to launch a new family of electric vehicles in 2021 with batteries costing about 30 percent less than those used on the current Chevrolet Bolt, Chief Executive Mary Barra told investors on Wednesday. The No. 1 U.S. automaker is developing an all-new electric vehicle platform...
General Motors is telling investors its next generation of electric vehicles will cost the company 30 percent less than current ones, making them profitable after the new version debuts in 2021.
LONDON, Nov 15 (Reuters) - Formula One's governing body is to discuss ways of improving security at races after armed robbers attacked team vehicles leaving last weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix, the FIA said on Wednesday.
McLaren has built a special bespoke 720S, debuting at the Dubai International Motor Show. Designed by McLaren Special Operations, the vehicle boasts a Zenith Black paint job with a satin finish and gold accents. In addition, the 720S bears an inspirational quote on the rear wing, mirroing Dubai’s immaculate skyline, with the worlds coming courtesy […]
After this year's release of guidelines from the state Department of Motor Vehicles, Californians should expect to see driverless cars tested on the state's roads early next year.
Every year at Motor Authority we drive hundreds of vehicles to tell you what's best—swank luxury sedans to hypercars that chew through miles. This year we had a wide-ranging mix including a superb Porsche Panamera, a stunning Lexus LC 500, an upstart Kia Stinger GT that we loved to drive. But what's our Motor Authority Best Car to Buy 2018?...
It’s a crisis that kills more people every year than motor vehicles or guns. And, just last month, President Trump declared the U.S. opioid dilemma a national emergency. But, what exactly is this crisis and who is affected by it? Here...Show More Summary
Mercedes has its sights on a bigger share of the electric vehicle market and its parent company, Daimler, has quietly been building its EV fleet so that it can compete with Tesla Motors. According to Business Insider, Daimler has invested...Show More Summary
Daimler is investing $11 billion to electrify its fleet of vehicles by 2020. Tesla's stock has rivaled General Motors and Ford as people continue to clamor for the high-tech, electric vehicles. The two automakers will compete in 2020...Show More Summary