Tesla

Tesla’s Elon Musk Got a Rare Welcome on His China Visit This Week. Why This Matters

Elon Musk made an unexpected visit to China this week. Late on Tuesday night, China’s official news agency tweeted a photo of the Tesla chief …

China

Tesla Model S Gets Called Out By Consumer Reports

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 …

Tesla Model S

911 call released in fatal accident involving ex-'Bachelor'

Chris Soules, 35, is heard on the 911 call pleading for help after allegedly rear-ending a tractor, resulting in the death of 66-year-old Kenneth …

Autos

To Avoid Strike, Tesla Raises Worker Wages In Germany

Tesla Emblem On Model S<p>Tesla Model 3<p>Fear of a potential strike that could possibly cripple Model 3 production, Tesla has reacted by raising worker …

Tesla Model 3

The Biggest Support For Electric Cars In America Is Going Away

For customers who wanted an electric car but couldn’t afford to drop the extra dough on the expensive technology, the $7,500 U.S. tax credit was …

Tesla Model S

Grilling the guys behind the Lucid Air, the luxe EV that makes Teslas look tame

It’s got up to 1,000 horsepower, a 217-mph top speed, and a range of up to 400 miles. It’s the Lucid Air, an electric luxury sedan from startup Lucid …

Tesla Model S

Should you buy a used electric car?

The used market for electric cars is pretty attractive. If you’re buying. If you’re selling then it can be a distressing experience as the initial …

Tesla Model S

An Electric SUV With a Better Range Than Tesla’s Model X Is Now Available for Preorder

New EV On The Block<p>The world’s lineup of electric vehicles is getting a new addition in 2018, and it’s going to be an SUV from German automaker Audi. …

Electric Vehicles

An 'ocean of auto big data' is coming, says Barclays

As cars increasingly become another "thing" in the internet of things, an ocean of data will inundate companies, pose engineering challenges, and …

Big Data

Car flipped on roof and crashed through wall

This was the wreckage left behind after a driver narrowly missed crashing head-on into oncoming traffic.<p>The driver fled the scene after his car flew …

Autos

BMW striking fear into employees about upcoming electric future

We’re all aware that the electric revolution is coming. The switch from gasoline to electric power, whether that electricity is from batteries or …

Supercars

2017Tesla Model S

$0.00<p>ESTIMATED MSRP<p>Search for another vehicle<p>advertisement<p>Gallery<p>Highlights<p>Previously Viewed Vehicles<p>2017 Tesla Model S 75D 4dr Sedan AWD (electric …

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Driver dies in two-vehicle crash in Longmont

One person died in a two-vehicle crash in south Longmont on Wednesday afternoon, and the ensuing investigation left South Main Street closed for …

Denver

Why Worry About Tesla, When You Can Sell Millions of Jeeps? - Bloomberg Gadfly

Sergio Marchionne probably doesn't bother trying to scare his staff by showing them videos about Elon Musk and electric cars, as rival bosses do at …

Transportation

Blackrock: U.S. Auto Industry Faces a Hard Road Ahead

The U.S. auto industry is in the midst of what looks to be a slow-motion car crash. Despite the best efforts of President Donald Trump, market forces …

Automotive Industry

Delphi Is Building a Software Suite to Help Detroit Catch Tesla

The cars consumers are already driving could soon get over-the-air software updates like those pioneered by Tesla Inc. (IW 500/227) that fix flaws or …

Transportation

Musk's 'out of cash' dilemma many business founders love to share

In a span of less than four months, Tesla Motors founder and CEO Elon Musk has added $2.3 billion to his personal wealth. Musk is now worth more than …

Small Business

Fiat Chrysler's CEO is betting Google's self-driving tech is an 'unbeatable solution'

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles turned in its best quarter ever for the first three months of 2017, and CEO Sergio Marchionne was in a good mood on the company's call with investors.<p>Marchionne has been an outspoken critic of electric vehicles, arguing that nobody wants to buy them and that he loses money …

Transportation

Dark Horse Renault-Nissan Is World's 2nd Largest Automaker, Beats Volkswagen

Volkswagen AG, the company that ended 2016 as the world’s largest automaker, continues to show a lack of follow-through. Three months into the year, the Germans fell back to place three. It does not surprise that formerly largest automaker Toyota regained the leadership. The astonishing part is …

Electric Vehicles

Kia to invest $1.1 billion to build its first India factory

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kia Motors Co. plans to invest $1.1 billion in India to build its first plant in the world's fifth-largest auto market.<p>Kia's new factory in the state of Andhra Pradesh in India's southeast will be completed by late 2019 and produce up to 300,000 vehicles per year, the …

India

Amber Heard Refused Elon Musk ‘for a Long Time’ - Us Weekly

It’s a go! Three months after <b>Amber Heard</b>’s tempestuous divorce from <b>Johnny Depp</b> was finalized, the actress is officially dating Tesla founder Elon …

Amber Heard

What you need to know on Wall Street today

<i>President Donald Trump speaks at the Interior Department in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, after signing an Antiquities Executive Order. Associated Press/Carolyn Kaster</i><p><b>Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider's summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours.</b><p>President Donald Trump is …

Tesla Model S

Chris Soules' phone use could determine outcome in fatal crash

If "Bachelor" star Chris Soules was using his phone at the time of the fatal crash on Monday, he could face a more serious crime.

Woman dies after Adelaide car roll crash

A woman has died two days after her car rolled onto its roof during a crash in Adelaide.<p>Police say the 85-year-old Penfield woman was taken to the …

Adelaide

Warren Buffett and Elon Musk Square Off in a High-Stakes Texas Showdown

Battle of the billionaires.<p>Questions are being asked about how a bill benefitting Warren Buffett-owned companies is being fast-tracked through the …

Autos

Tesla Autopilot Vice President, David Nistér, Lands Key Job At NVIDIA

Former Tesla Autopilot VP, David Nistér, has yet to officially update his LinkedIn page with the new position at NVIDIA.<p>We can now add former Tesla …

Autos

Barclays see Tesla as big auto data leader

Barclays sees significant potential for Tesla (TSLA -1.2%) in big auto data down the road.<p>"During development and testing of the vehicle, data can be …

Autos

Pueblo West man dies in crash on U.S. 50 after being hit by tractor-trailer

A 34-year-old Pueblo West man died Tuesday evening in a crash on U.S. 50 after his vehicle was struck by a tractor-trailer.Joshua Jenson was …

Denver

Tesla expands Superchargers, Volvo electric car, Uber in Oregon, self-driving updates: Today's Car News

Today, more Tesla Superchargers coming, news on Volvo's first all-electric car, and what Uber wants its Portland drivers to do. All this and more on …

Electric Vehicles

Former Tesla Autopilot Program manager becomes CTO of Audi’s autonomous driving division

There has been a lot of changes in Tesla’s Autopilot leadership over the past few months and most of it can be linked back to former Autopilot program director Sterling Anderson leaving to form his own startup and Chris Lattner taking over the top role in the program, which happened in December …

Autos