Looking to take a bite out of the home battery pie, Mercedes parent company Daimler is readying its own energy storage unit to take on Tesla's Powerwall. Currently, the unit is only available to those living in Germany.
In a recent interview, Volvo’s Senior Technical Leader of Crash Avoidance criticized Tesla’s Autopilot technology. He said the feature gives the impression it’s doing more than it actually is and could be unsafe.
A J.D. Power study shows that younger drivers are more interested in driverless cars than their elders. This will impact the acceptance of the emerging tech as more manufacturers implement autonomous features.
Ford is developing a 200-mile electric car to rival the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Tesla Model S, CEO Mark Fields confirmed during the company's quarterly earnings call. There are no details on the car yet, though.
The recently-unveiled Model 3 won't sit at the very bottom of the Tesla lineup for long. The company is planning on moving downmarket, and it believes that almost everyone will be able to afford its fourth-generation models.
Velomobiles are usually a recumbent tricycle encased in a hard shell. They let bikers tool around even in winter, but the result usually looks like a space ship's escape pod. PodRide, now up for funding on Indiegogo, looks more like a car…