Tesla has asked permission to double the size of its Fremont, California, factory. If the plan is approved, the former GM plant that churns out the Model S and the Model X will measure 9.1 million square feet.
Maserati hopes to introduce its very first electric vehicle by 2020. The company knows it's a late-comer to the segment, so it will do things differently than rivals Tesla, Porsche, and Audi in a bid to stand out.
Before fully autonomous cars arrive, BMW, Toyota, Allianz insurance, and others are investing in driver behavior data collection company Nauto. Aggregate data can help car companies develop future autonomous-vehicle strategies.
Toyota's driver assistance features included in the company's Safety Sense technology suite perform the same function as a helpful passenger. Until fully self-driving cars are available, in-car teammates will become increasingly common.
Recently, Tesla reached an important milestone, logging 222 million miles with their autopilot feature. But the controversial tool is still being called a "significant traffic hazard" by a German Transport Ministry's internal report.
Dutch firms Vander der Lans & Busscher and RemetzCars created the world's first zero-emission hearse from a stretched Tesla Model S. With a rolling coffin platform and picture windows the Tesla hearse holds and displays a full-sized coffin…
Germany already has a law restricting new car registrations to electric-powered vehicles by 2030, but is now pushing for the rest of Europe to do the same. If all Europe bans new gas-powered cars in 2030 by 2050 ICEs should be off the…