Tesla Wants To Electrify Big Trucks, Adding To Its AmbitionsAfter more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: big trucks.
GM Says Next-Gen Electric Cars Will Cost Less, Go FartherGeneral 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.
GM To Offer 2 More Electric Vehicles In Next 18 MonthsEven though gasoline-powered vehicles are what people are buying now, General Motors is betting that electric vehicles will be all the rage in the future. In fact, they are promising two more electric vehicles in the next 18 months.
Tesla Puts Charging Stations In More LocationsTesla is rolling out more charging stations, clearing additional obstacles for those who might want to give electric cars a try.
In Push To Get Model 3 To Masses, Tesla Starts Raising CashTesla is raising $1.5 billion as it ramps up production of the Model 3 sedan, its first mass market electric car.
3 Challenges Tesla Faces As Shareholders MeetTesla Inc. is riding high as it hosts its annual shareholders' meeting. Shares are trading at record levels, and Tesla has surpassed General Motors and Ford in market value. But the company is not without its challenges.
Investors Pick Tesla's Promise Over GM's Steady ProfitsRecent comments by the CEO of General Motors shines a light on a budding rivalry that could help determine whether Detroit or Silicon Valley sets the course for the future of the auto industry.
Diesel Cruze Tops All Gas Or Diesel Cars At 52 MPG HighwayGeneral Motors says its new Chevrolet Cruze diesel compact sedan will get up to 52 miles per gallon on the highway, the best mileage of any car that isn't a hybrid or electric vehicle.
Tesla, SolarCity Shareholders Prepare To Vote On MergerTesla Motors CEO Elon Musk will learn Thursday if shareholders support his plan to merge with SolarCity Corp. after a lengthy debate over the merits of the deal.
GM's Electric Chevy Bolt To Go 238 Miles Per ChargeThe Chevrolet Bolt, General Motors' Tesla-fighting electric hatchback for the masses, will be able to go 238 miles on a single charge.
Volkswagen To Launch More Electric VehiclesGerman automaker Volkswagen plans to ramp up its offerings of electric vehicles as it fights to bounce back from a scandal over diesel cars rigged to cheat on emissions tests.
Orders For Tesla's Lower-Price Car Reach 325,000Tesla Motors said that worldwide orders for its new lower-priced Model 3 electric car have hit 325,000. CEO Elon Musk on Thursday added on Twitter that the number is still rising.