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Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar Will Be Unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show

MERCEDES-AMG PROJECT ONE HYPERCAR WILL BE UNVEILED AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW

Diaries the following dates as the most exciting car to come from Mercedes-AMG ever will be unveiled. The 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show...

Tesla Model S Packs 778 HP In Electric GT Racing Spec

TESLA MODEL S PACKS 778 HP IN ELECTRIC GT RACING SPEC

As unlikely as it might have seemed only a few years ago for a big heavy electric luxury sedan, the Tesla Model S is one of the fastest-accelerating...

 
 
 
The biggest challenge for automakers in the 21st century is to balance old and new

THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE FOR AUTOMAKERS IN THE 21ST CENTURY IS TO BALANCE OLD AND NEW

Matthew DeBord/BI Coming off another record-setting US sales year , and the roll out of a host of new electric and autonomous cars...

Gadget mountain rising in Asia threatens health, environment

GADGET MOUNTAIN RISING IN ASIA THREATENS HEALTH, ENVIRONMENT

JAKARTA, Indonesia - The waste from discarded electronic gadgets and electrical appliances has reached severe levels in East Asia,...

 
 
 
Driverless electric shuttle being tested in downtown Las Vegas

DRIVERLESS ELECTRIC SHUTTLE BEING TESTED IN DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS

There's a new thrill on the streets of downtown Las Vegas, where high- and low-rollers alike are climbing aboard what officials call...

Tesla releases Supercharger electric-car fast-charge prices

TESLA RELEASES SUPERCHARGER ELECTRIC-CAR FAST-CHARGE PRICES

Tesla announced in November that it would end free unlimited use of its Supercharger DC fast-charging stations. Now that the cutoff...

 
 
 
Samsung Announces Battery With 373 Mile Range And 20 Minute Fast Charge

SAMSUNG ANNOUNCES BATTERY WITH 373 MILE RANGE AND 20 MINUTE FAST CHARGE

Samsung SDI unveiled a cutting-edge battery cell technology at the Detroit Auto Show that will allow an electric vehicle to travel...

Driverless shuttle is new thrill in downtown Las Vegas

DRIVERLESS SHUTTLE IS NEW THRILL IN DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS

LAS VEGAS - There's a new thrill on the streets of downtown Las Vegas. High and low rollers alike can climb aboard what officials say...

 
 
 
2017 Toyota Prius C Unveiled: Small Updates for the Subcompact Hybrid

2017 TOYOTA PRIUS C UNVEILED: SMALL UPDATES FOR THE SUBCOMPACT HYBRID

Toyota's smallest and least expensive hybrid, the Prius C , sees some changes for the 2017 model year. Outside, there's subtle black...

Everything You Need To Know About The Upcoming 48-Volt Electrical Revolution In Cars

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE UPCOMING 48-VOLT ELECTRICAL REVOLUTION IN CARS

With each passing year, new cars get more complicated and high-tech. The new higher power requirements associated with these advancements-along...

 
 
 
Nissan's first European self-driving car trials begin on London roads next month

NISSAN'S FIRST EUROPEAN SELF-DRIVING CAR TRIALS BEGIN ON LONDON ROADS NEXT MONTH

Nissan will start testing a version of its electric Leaf car with autonomous driving capabilities in London next month, kicking off...

China's GAC shows electric car, plug-in hybrid concept, crossover at Detroit Auto Show

CHINA'S GAC SHOWS ELECTRIC CAR, PLUG-IN HYBRID CONCEPT, CROSSOVER AT DETROIT AUTO SHOW

China is now the world's largest new-car market, but no native Chinese manufacturers sell passenger cars in the U.S. At least one of...

 
 
 
Volkswagen Deleted Documents When The U.S. Got Wise To Diesel Cheating: Report

VOLKSWAGEN DELETED DOCUMENTS WHEN THE U.S. GOT WISE TO DIESEL CHEATING: REPORT

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift , your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here...

When will you buy your first fully autonomous car? Poll results

WHEN WILL YOU BUY YOUR FIRST FULLY AUTONOMOUS CAR? POLL RESULTS

While electric cars received a disproportionate amount of media attention over the last five years, the focus is now turning. At the...

 
 
 
Four large West Coast cities unite to buy 24,000 electric cars

FOUR LARGE WEST COAST CITIES UNITE TO BUY 24,000 ELECTRIC CARS

When it comes to policy efforts aimed at promoting electric cars, the focus is usually on private passenger vehicles. But to cut carbon...

Plug-in Electric Car Sales in Canada, Dec 2016: cresting Everest

PLUG-IN ELECTRIC CAR SALES IN CANADA, DEC 2016: CRESTING EVEREST

While still just shy of the 30,000 vehicle milestone, cumulative Canadian plug-in electric vehicle sales likely finished 2016 high...

 
 
 
Don't Wait Up for Audi Q7 e-tron Plug-In Hybrid; Electric e-tron Crossover Likely Instead

DON'T WAIT UP FOR AUDI Q7 E-TRON PLUG-IN HYBRID; ELECTRIC E-TRON CROSSOVER LIKELY INSTEAD

Audi's e-tron badge has been bandied about for some time now, attached to vehicles both real and imagined, to the point where it's...

Honda hybrid minivan, SUV, or pickup coming; dedicated hybrid in 2018 too

HONDA HYBRID MINIVAN, SUV, OR PICKUP COMING; DEDICATED HYBRID IN 2018 TOO

In recent years, Honda has announced that it planned to release advanced-technology green cars in the future-without mentioning even...

 
 
 
Honda hybrids, Prius Prime buyers misled, PG&E electric-car rebate: Today's Car News

HONDA HYBRIDS, PRIUS PRIME BUYERS MISLED, PG&E ELECTRIC-CAR REBATE: TODAY'S CAR NEWS

Today, Toyota Prius Prime buyers complain of uncooperative dealers, Honda announces a new dedicated hybrid model for 2018, and California...

China's GAC returns to Detroit auto show with 3 new cars

CHINA'S GAC RETURNS TO DETROIT AUTO SHOW WITH 3 NEW CARS

State-owned Chinese automaker GAC unveiled three cars on Monday at the 2017 Detroit auto show, in what was the company's third appearance...