Q&A: Toyota’s Hydrogen Chief Jackie Birdsall

Q&A: Toyota’s Hydrogen Chief Jackie Birdsall

The air over Los Angeles has been unusually clear over the past two months, a silver lining amidst the pandemic shutdown. But there’s hope that this becomes the norm, rather than the exception in the years ahead. Toyota has been playing a role in cleaning things up...
China Trims Back Recently Extended NEV Subsidies

China Trims Back Recently Extended NEV Subsidies

After initially extending subsidies for purchasing electric and other zero-emission vehicles to stimulate auto sales, China’s government plans to cut those incentives by 10%. China is the world’s largest market for EVs and the government has mandated the sales of...
Daimler, Volvo to Join Forces on Fuel Cells

Daimler, Volvo to Join Forces on Fuel Cells

Two of the world’s biggest makers of big commercial trucks, Daimler AG and Volvo Group, are teaming up to work on the development of trucks powered by fuel cells. “Transport and logistics keep the world moving, and the need for transport will continue to grow....
General Motors to Help Develop Next-Gen Honda EVs

General Motors to Help Develop Next-Gen Honda EVs

General Motors and Honda are expanding existing ties, teaming up to develop new battery-electric vehicles the Japanese automaker plans to add to its line-up for the 2024 model-year. Honda will bring two new all-electric models to market, it announced late Thursday,...
BMW Reveals New Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Technology

BMW Reveals New Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Technology

Automakers have been pursuing and promoting their electrification efforts for so long – and loud – other alternative fuel sources have seemingly gone by the wayside. However, BMW’s reminding us it’s still working on its hydrogen fuel cell program. The Bavarian...
White House Set to Reveal Final Fuel Economy Rollback

White House Set to Reveal Final Fuel Economy Rollback

A long-simmering battle could come to a boil next week when the Trump Administration is expected to formally announce a rollback of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy, or CAFE, standards. President Donald Trump has long advocated reducing the guidelines established...
Geneva Motor Show Cancelled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Geneva Motor Show Cancelled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

This story has been updated with new information. The coronavirus has impacted automotive production and sales around the world and now it’s forced the cancellation of the Geneva Motor Show March 3, as Swiss government officials seek to control the potential...