Automotive Industry

Uber Is Already Getting Sued Over Its Gigantic Data Breach

Mere hours after Uber admitted paying hackers $100,000 to delete masses of data they stole from the company and keep quiet about it, the first …

Tech Industry

Edmunds compares Chrysler Pacifica and Honda Odyssey

There's a reason the cover of a popular driving video game features a Porsche 911 GT2 RS instead of a minivan. One has 700 horsepower and racing stripes. The other reminds you of changing diapers.<p>But when it finally comes time in your life to put down the game controller and face the reality of …

Transportation

Porsche Tried To Pull A Tesla In The '80s And Abolish Dealerships

Long before Tesla, Porsche once tried to abolish its dealerships and cut franchises out of the equation. Porsche was going to sell its cars to …

Autos

How General Motors Will Beat Tesla on Electric Vehicles: Profits

CEO Mary Barra said GM's upcoming electric vehicles are being designed with an emphasis on profitability, something that has eluded Tesla so</b> …

Tesla

Tesla 'is set to run out of cash in nine months'

Tesla will run out of cash on Monday August 6, at 2.17am New York time.

Car Tech

Integrity Before Profit

A year ago, some would have called it criminal. Given a new study into the company’s evasions, evil might be a better way to describe what Volkswagen did. Yet regardless of the moral implications, it was at the very least flagrantly knuckleheaded—and astonishingly self-destructive. The Volkswagen …

Volkswagen

The Tesla Debate In A Nutshell

Tesla stimulates intense debate, but the exact points of contention are rarely if ever laid out explicitly.<p>In this article, I attempt to fairly …

Autos

Tesla Is Spending $8,000 Every Minute: Report

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

North Carolina

Warren Buffett Should Be Ignored When It Comes to IBM's Stock

People keep asking me which is closer to a bottom: IBM (IBM) or GE (GE) . The latter intrigues because it must represent deep value somewhere. It's …

Stocks

Apple Releases First Public Paper on Self-Driving Car Technology

Apple Inc. (AAPL) is tossing its hat in the autonomous driving ring.<p>Research by Apple computer scientists on the way self-driving cars can better …

Tech Industry

Why Walmart's CEO Is Excited About His Order of New Tesla Semi Trucks

Walmart's (WMT) vast fleet of tractor trailers will soon have some new additions to the family.<p>The world's largest retailer has placed orders for 15 …

Tech Industry

Bob Lutz: Tesla is “going out of business”

After questioning the viability of Tesla two years ago in an op-ed titled “Is Tesla Doomed?,” Bob Lutz is now flat out stating the company is going …

Car Tech

Chinese carmaker Trumpchi mulls less political name

<b>The name Trump is familiar to all Americans, but the name Trumpchi might not be.</b><p>Although it sounds eerily similar to the name of a certain sitting US President, it's actually a Chinese car-maker that hopes to start selling to American drivers in 2019.<p>The name, it insists, is merely a coincidence, …

Business

China sales behind German carmakers' rosy third quarter

Strong vehicle sales in the word's most important car market have been essential in enabling German carmakers to end their third quarters on a …

Business

Former GM Exec Says Tesla Will Go Bust by 2019 | Investopedia

Robert Lutz, former vice chairman of General Motors Company (GM) and car designer at three automakers, has stated that electric car maker Tesla Inc. …

Tesla

French car maker Renault to set up car plant in Karachi

A leading French car making company Renault and Al-Futtaim Group will set up a new state of the art car plant in Karachi , reported Radio Pakistan.<p>An …

Karachi

Uber Paid Off Hackers Who Stole Data on 57 Million: Report

Ride hailing company Uber paid $100,000 to hackers who stole personal details of 50 million customers and 7 million drivers to delete the data and …

Business

India's transition to electric and connected mobility system can save $330 billion: Report

The country's transition to a shared, electric and connected mobility system can save $330 billion (Rs 20 lakh crore) by 2030 on avoided oil imports …

Electric Vehicles

Tesla’s Burning Through $4 Billion a Year

Elon Musk said last week that Tesla Inc. is designing a new sports car that could go from zero to 60 mph in 1.9 seconds. Not bad, but here’s a speed …

Tesla

Tesla could surge to $400-plus next year, then plunge to $200, analyst says

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) shareholders should prepare for a roller coaster ride in 2018, Morgan Stanley's Adam Jonas predicts, with shares potentially …

Business

mode:lina™ Designs a New Volkswagen Showroom for Polish Market

We teamed up with Interface for this Clever Extra to dissect and reflect on the current office renaissance. It’s moving away from one-size-fits all …

Design

Fiat Chrysler Needs More Input From Its Luxury Marques

Pace of Alfa Romeo and Maserati Model Roll-Outs has Slowed.<p>Company still Out-Ranking its Detroit Rivals in terms of performance.<p>Luxury Marques should …

Business

Hilton, Tesla Extend Charging Station Program

Hilton (HLT) just made life easier for its guests driving Teslas (TSLA) .<p>In October 2015, the hotel conglomerate announced plans to launch a charging …

Tech Industry

Tesla -20% since last all-time high

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares have now dropped more than 20% since an intraday all-time high of $389.61, set roughly two months ago in mid-September.<p>The …

Business

Great Plains Energy, Westar shareholders approve merger

Great Plains Energy (GXP +0.3%) and Westar Energy (WR +0.2%) say their merger has been approved by their respective shareholders, with more than 90% …

Business

Toyota Puts U.S. Workers on Alert: Made-in-Japan Camrys Are Cheaper

Toyota Motor Corp. issued an unsettling warning to Kentucky workers building its top-selling Camry sedan: Cut costs now or face an uncertain …

Business

A legendary auto exec says Tesla is doomed — and he could be right

• <b>Former GM exec Bob Lutz has been skeptical about Tesla's future for years.</b>• <b><br>He had a front-row seat for GM's 2009 bankruptcy.</b>• <b><br>Tesla's cash position means that it could struggle to stay afloat amid a US sales downturn.</b><p>Former GM executive Bob Lutz returned to Tesla-skeptic mode last week and said that …

Tesla

The $280,000 McLaren 720S Is Bold on the Outside, Awkward on the Inside

The McLaren 720S has earned many accolades.<p>Most notably, <i>Road & Track</i> named it Performance Car of the Year for 2017.<p>But the McLaren 720S is a …

Business

Mazda Improves Gasoline Engine Efficiency By 25%, Challenging The Case For Electric Cars

It is often assumed that the internal combustion engine sees zero improvement, whereas battery-electric cars improve by 6% per year on average.<p>Seen …

Business

Tesla: Not Approaching Terminal Decline

Developing fundamental elements and existing factors imply that the recent operational setbacks Tesla experienced are transient in nature and should …

Tesla