Automotive Technology

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee leaves behind city in turmoil

Dec 13, 2017

San Francisco went from a city struggling from recession to a technology-fueled economic powerhouse under Mayor Ed Lee, who died Tuesday at 65

Ford shifts production of electric SUV to Mexico

Dec 7, 2017

Ford shifts electric SUV to Mexico so it can make more self-driving cars in the US

Ford ups electric push in China as Beijing transforms market

Dec 5, 2017

Ford to roll out at least 15 new electric vehicles in China by 2025 as Beijing pushes hard to clean up smog-choked cities

Nissan undaunted by bid to stop electric vehicle tax credits

Dec 4, 2017

The head of Nissan Motor Co.'s operations in North America said the Japanese automaker is undaunted by congressional efforts to do away with a tax credit for plug-in electric vehicles

Electrics and SUVs are main attraction at LA Auto Show

Nov 30, 2017

Electrics and adventurous SUVs compete for attention at the LA Auto Show

GM to launch self-driving vehicles in big US cities in 2019

Nov 30, 2017

General Motors expects to have autonomous vehicles working commercially in big cities sometime in 2019

Bobby Rahal 1st team owner to commit to Jaguar I-PACE Series

Nov 28, 2017

Rahal Letterman Lanigan is the first team to enter Jaguar's I-PACE eTrophy Series

Tesla wants to electrify big trucks, adding to its ambitions

Nov 17, 2017

Tesla says it will electrify trucking with 500-mile-range semi due out in 2019

California may limit liability of self-driving carmakers

Nov 15, 2017

California regulators are embracing a General Motors recommendation that would help automakers avoid paying for accidents and other trouble caused by self-driving cars, raising concerns that the proposal will put an unfair burden on vehicle owners

GM says next-gen electric cars will cost less, go farther

Nov 15, 2017

General Motors is telling investors its next generation of electric vehicles will cost the company 30 percent less than current ones, making them profitable after the new version debuts in 2021