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Category: Motorized Vehicle


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Lyft to offset emissions from rides with projects combating climate change

April 19, 2018

Via: Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Lyft Inc is launching a program on Thursday to offset emissions from the 1.4 million cars that drive for the U.S. ride-hailing service by investing in projects to reduce other sources of greenhouse gas, the company […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, Production

Tesla production pause adds to Model 3 concerns

April 17, 2018

Via: Reuters

(Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) shares fell as much as 2 percent in premarket trading on Tuesday, a temporary halt in production of its Model 3 sedan adding to nerves about the electric car maker’s consistent failure to keep its […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Engineering the 2019 Jeep Cherokee

April 16, 2018

Via: MFRTech

The Jeep Cherokee, which was launched in its current manifestation as a model year 2014 vehicle, and which has just undergone a major refresh for MY 2019, is nothing if not a solid success. For March 2018, for example, there […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Auto industry lawyers warn automated driving hype will be a legal matter

April 13, 2018

Via: Automotive News

NEW YORK — Deadly crashes involving Tesla Inc and Uber Technologies vehicles operating entirely or in part under automated systems have made a once-abstract problem very real for auto industry lawyers gathered at a recent conference. It is crucial that […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Regulations

GM Workers Trash Korea CEO Office After Company Holds Back Bonus

April 6, 2018

Via: Industry Week

General Motors Co. workers in South Korea forced their way into company executive offices, destroying and removing furniture, shortly after the local unit of the U.S. automaker told employees that there will be no bonuses due to a cash crisis. […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

2018 Ford F-150 – Can 32 Million Americans Be Wrong?

April 4, 2018

Via: Forbes

It’s hard to argue with a success story like the Ford F- Series. It has been North America’s best selling vehicle for decades and this year it cements its market leadership with a host of improvements. Just how dominant is […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Tesla Misses Model 3 Target, But Quarterly Update Calms Investor Jitters For Now

April 3, 2018

Via: Forbes

Tesla didn’t hit a quarterly production target for its Model 3 electric sedan, even after the company revised the expected number down multiple times. Yet investors seemed to take heart from the progress the company showed building the critical product […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Waymo Isn’t Slowing Down: Pact with Honda Could Include Delivery

April 2, 2018

Via: Industry Week

Waymo,the self-driving car company started by Google, did nothing after an autonomous vehicle run by Uber killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Ariz. It didn’t pull back on tests in the nearby suburb of Chandler, where passengers are already taking rides […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, Production

Tesla shares fall again ahead of Model 3 production numbers

April 2, 2018

Via: Reuters

Reuters) – Shares of Tesla Inc fell almost 5 percent on Monday ahead of the electric car maker’s announcement of quarterly production numbers for its crucial Model 3 sedan. Shares in Elon Musk’s $50-billion dollar venture have been reeling from […]


Design &Planning, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process

Waymo Will Add Up To 20,000 Jaguar Electric SUVs To Its Driverless Taxi Fleet By 2022

March 27, 2018

Via: Forbes

Waymo says it plans to deploy up to 20,000 electric Jaguar SUVs in its planned self-driving taxi service starting in 2020, a confident step forward even as questions swirl about the future of autonomous cars in the wake of a […]