Tesla To Unveil New Battery To Power Homes: Elon Musk
February 12 2015 2:17 AM EST
Elon Musk said that the design of the battery is complete, and production would begin in about six months.
Tesla Sold Fewer Cars In 2014 Than It Said It Would
February 11 2015 7:06 PM EST
The Fremont, California, maker of the Model S electric car reported a major miss on fourth-quarter and annual results.
Tesla Motors Charging Ahead In A Transition Year
February 11 2015 2:18 PM EST
As Tesla closes the book on 2014, here’s what’s important for the company heading into its transition year.
Tesla CEO Threatens Firings After Dismal China Sales: Report
February 11 2015 3:24 AM EST
CEO Elon Musk is looking to fire overseas executives after weak sales cast doubt on his ambitious global expansion plans.
Will Car Ownership Plummet With Driverless Cars?
February 10 2015 4:30 PM EST
A new study suggests robotic cars could greatly slash U.S. car ownership by serving multiple family members.
Chinese Car Buyers Pushed January Sales Over 10%
February 10 2015 10:46 AM EST
China’s economy is slowing, but so far this hasn’t impacted demand for new cars.
Tech Firms Eye Chinese Electric Smart-Car Ridesharing By 2016
February 09 2015 3:52 PM EST
China’s largest supplier of wireless car computers is teaming up with automaker Chery and ridesharing platform Yongche.
Air Bag Recalls Grow
February 09 2015 11:39 AM EST
Four automakers have issued air bag-related recalls covering 2.31 million vehicles since the start of 2015.
Carmakers Failing To Protect Against Cyberattacks: Report
February 09 2015 6:53 AM EST
The findings, released by a senator’s office, showed that most manufacturers have no way to track electronic intrusions in real time.
Tesla Might Just Be A David In A Field Of Goliaths
February 06 2015 10:47 AM EST
If the electric car market is about to break out then Tesla will face the giants poised to cash in.
When Tesla Hires, It Often Looks To Apple
February 06 2015 10:16 AM EST
At least 150 former Apple employees have been drawn to Tesla over the years, but why would anyone leave Cupertino?
US New-Auto Sales Are Booming, At Two Extremes
February 03 2015 5:58 PM EST
Automakers reported a big jump in new-car sales in January, but data suggests the “middle class” average price is a myth.
Uber Is Reportedly Developing A Self-Driving Car
February 02 2015 9:51 PM EST
Google, a big Uber investor, is developing its own ride-hailing app, while Uber is reportedly making its own robotic automobile.
That 'New Car Smell' Stinks To Chinese Consumers
February 02 2015 12:36 PM EST
Lincoln scrubs odors from vehicles it exports to China, a massive car market whose consumers have distinct preferences.
GM Receives 445 Ignition Switch Death Claims
February 02 2015 10:51 AM EST
General Motors compensation chief Kenneth Feinberg says processing claims for death and injury will take months.
Honda Cuts Profit Target As Takata Air Bag Recalls Bite
January 30 2015 4:01 AM EST
It previously forecast 770 billion yen, but has set aside an extra 50 billion yen to cover what it said were quality-related costs.
The Last Mitsubishi Evolution: Impractical, But Still A Thrill [VIDEO]
January 23 2015 11:16 AM EST
Mitsubishi's world-famous road-going rally car, the Lancer Evolution, is bowing out of the market after 23 years. What made these cars so great?
Hyundai Motor Fourth Quarter Profit Tumbles 19%
January 22 2015 12:57 AM EST
To cope with Japanese competition in the U.S., Hyundai said it plans to "adjust vehicle prices within acceptable levels."
Toyota, In Unusual Move, Flags Sales Fall In 2015
January 21 2015 5:07 AM EST
The forecast underscores CEO Akio Toyoda's resolve to steer the company through measured, profitable growth rather than chase volumes.
US Investigates Ford Trucks Over Stalling Problem
January 19 2015 2:49 AM EST
Ford Motor’s previous recall involved nearly 3,000 F-350, F-450 and F-550 trucks, which are equipped with 6.7-liter diesel engines.