VW settlement promotes technologies sold by competitorsTue, 28, Jun 2016
Volkswagen's $15 billion settlement with the U.S. and California over cheating on diesel emissions includes billions of dollars to support technologies sold by rivals such as General Motors and Toyota.
Nissan's to-do list: Range, autonomySat, 25, Jun 2016
Nissan will introduce two new technologies this year to move the needle on CEO Carlo Ghosn's goal of making Nissan a leader in electric vehicles and self-driving cars.
Nissan has the EV advantage in U.S. -- but the target and competition will growMon, 27, Jun 2016
By virtue of mass-marketing its Leaf electric vehicle in the U.S. for the past five years, Nissan is already in full compliance with the ZEV requirements for California and the 10 states in the Northeast that follow the California regulations.
With 'travel provision,' EVs flow to CaliforniaMon, 27, Jun 2016
The 'travel provision' of California's automotive emissions rules allows electric vehicle sales in any of the 10 states following the rules to count in all 10 states.
Audi bets on experience in EV challenge with TeslaFri, 24, Jun 2016
Audi is preparing to challenge Tesla in making electric cars, betting that its decades of experience in designing traditional automobiles will help it trump the Silicon Valley startup.
Mercedes plans multiple electrified vehicles for U.S.Sun, 19, Jun 2016
Mercedes-Benz's U.S. boss said a long-range electric vehicle that will be introduced at the Paris auto show is just the tip of the iceberg for the brand's electrification strategy.
Cheeky, 'Happy Days' and styling tropes: What people think of Mini's Vision Next 100Tue, 21, Jun 2016
Dubbed an “urban go-kart,” Mini's newest concept, the Vision Next 100, imagines a future dominated by electric juice, car-sharing and autonomous driving. Here's what people are saying about the Mini Vision Next 100 concept.
Tesla prepares for South Korea debut in challenge to HyundaiMon, 20, Jun 2016
Tesla is preparing for its debut in South Korea as the U.S. electric-car maker looks to challenge Hyundai at home.
Marchionne mulls Maserati electric sports car as Tesla competitorSat, 18, Jun 2016
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is considering adding full electric vehicles to the carmaker's line-up including the Maserati Alfieri sports car and a small city car.
Toyota reboots next Prius plug-in hybrid to lift salesSun, 19, Jun 2016
The first Prius plug-in hybrid was a “failure,” Toyota acknowledges. Now the company really want to sell it.
JCI bets on beefed-up lead-acid batteriesMon, 20, Jun 2016
Johnson Controls will spend $780 million to expand capacity for advanced absorbent glass mat batteries around the world. JCI's battery chief, Joe Walicki, believes the product is powerful enough to support the industry's move into bigger power users, such as stop-start systems.
Nissan develops e-bio fuel cells for 2020Mon, 20, Jun 2016
Nissan has developed a new fuel cell technology that replaces pressurized hydrogen with ethanol. It expects to have it on the market around 2020.