Automotive Technology

Electric trucks emerging but still have a long haul

Nov 15, 2017

Electric truck sales expected to grow, but costs will make it hard to overcome diesels

Driverless car lanes among options studied for Foxconn plant

Nov 14, 2017

As regional leaders prepare for the challenges that will result from the massive Foxconn plant in Racine County, the possibility of driverless vehicles is being studied to deal with traffic issues

Ryder adds 125 electric vans to its fleet

Nov 2, 2017

Ryder is adding 125 electric vans to its fleet from startup Chanje

Self-driving in snow: Waymo to start tests in Michigan

Oct 26, 2017

Waymo will start testing autonomous vehicles in Michigan

GM, other US industrial giants, hit all-time highs

Oct 24, 2017

Shares of General Motors hit an all-time Tuesday as investors focused on a $2.5 billion third-quarter pretax profit and ignored a big accounting loss.

Delphi acquires self-driving startup nuTonomy for $450m

Oct 24, 2017

Auto supplier Delphi acquires self-driving software startup nuTonomy for $450m

Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber rift

Oct 19, 2017

Google's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, further deepening its rift with the market leader Uber

Toyota tops Consumer Reports' auto reliability rankings

Oct 19, 2017

Toyota takes the lead while Cadillac tumbles in Consumer Reports' auto reliability rankings

Correction: Self-Driving Cars Report story

Oct 18, 2017

Correction: Self-Driving Cars Report story

Autonomous cars head for the Big Apple

Oct 17, 2017

General Motors' Cruise Automation wants to begin testing autonomous vehicles in Manhattan next year