Dan Amman becomes CEO of Cruise Automation

Dan Amman becomes CEO of Cruise Automation

DETROIT — General Motors Co President Dan Ammann will take over as chief executive of the automaker's majority-owned Cruise self-driving car subsidiary, trading...
Honda helping develop robotic walking devices for those with Parkinson's disease

Honda helping develop robotic walking devices for those with Parkinson’s disease

Honda R&D Americas has been studying and working on various walking devices since 1999, and the results have been impressive. In addition to creating...
Recharge Wrap-up: Faraday Future snags VW exec, Trump's RFS blunder

Recharge Wrap-up: Faraday Future snags VW exec, Trump’s RFS blunder

Motev is a Los Angeles black car service using Tesla Model S and Model X EVs. Co-founded by Robert Gaskill, who once served...

Google’s robotic spinoff launches ride-hailing service, Auto News, ET Auto

SAN FRANCISCO: Google's self-driving car spinoff is finally ready to try to profit from its nearly decade-old technology.Waymo is introducing a small-scale...
Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla sells tax credits, biodiesel employs more than 47,000 in US

Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla sells tax credits, biodiesel employs more than 47,000 in US

Tesla has sold tax credits from its Nevada Gigafactory to MGM Grand Casino. Tesla sold around $20 million in transferrable credits – the...
Mercedes owners can buy digital options after purchasing their cars

Mercedes owners can buy digital options after purchasing their cars

Mercedes-Benz will imminently join BMW in offering digital upgrades to vehicles after purchase. Starting sometime in the first quarter of this year for the...
Infiniti QX Inspiration previews electric crossover future

Infiniti QX Inspiration previews electric crossover future

Infiniti has released its first image of its Detroit Auto Show concept car, and unsurprisingly, it's electric, and it's a crossover. Also, just as...

Autonomics: A Study of Some Cool Robocar Technologies – Technologue

It’s been nearly a quarter century since I first rode in a car with my feet off the pedals and my hands in my...
Vehicle screens go super-sized at CES as tech catches up

Vehicle screens go super-sized at CES as tech catches up

LAS VEGAS -- Take a glance at the vehicle displays shown at CES and you could be forgiven for thinking you are at the movies."This...
3D-printed car parts are now a real thing

3D-printed car parts are now a real thing

Until now, 3D printing car parts has been somewhat of a homebrew affair. That's changing, as one automaker will soon begin offering custom-printed pieces...