Tag Archives: Vehicle

Ford to increase its fully electric vehicle offerings


by aawiseman Ford said it will increase the number of battery electric vehicles it offers, and is forming a dedicated internal team to study and develop the technology. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Mercedes plans electric option on every vehicle by 2022; Smart goes all-electric


by Sherlock77 (James) Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche on Monday said Mercedes-Benz will offer electric versions of all its models by 2022, while converting its Smart city car brand to become fully electric. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Continental, Osram plan vehicle lighting joint venture, report says


by Singing With Light Auto suppliers Continental and Osram are planning to set up a joint venture to develop lighting products for the automotive industry, a German newspaper reported. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Safety groups seek hands-on regulation of autonomous vehicle testing


by GmanViz Safety groups are mounting opposition to a new House Republican legislative package governing self-driving vehicles, saying the proposals give automakers too much of a free hand to test new technology on public roads. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

U.S. buyers ready to pay most for built-in vehicle technology, study says


by B_Zedan Global automotive consumers show interest in having advanced technology in their next vehicle, but US drivers are willing to pay the highest price, a new survey says. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Autonomous vehicle industry must overcome legal, policy challenges, Bill Ford says


by Dave Adams Automotive Images Developing hardware and software to run self-driving vehicles will be easy compared to the regulations, ethics, infrastructure and workforce retraining required, Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford said. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed