Ford Partnering With Mobileye to Expand ADAS Efforts

Ford Partnering With Mobileye to Expand ADAS Efforts

Ford Motor Co. is expanding its efforts to improve its advanced driver-assistance systems through a new partnership with Mobileye. The two companies will collaborate on the development improved camera-based collision warning, detection of vehicles and pedestrians, as...
Mercedes-Benz Ending C-Class Production in Alabama

Mercedes-Benz Ending C-Class Production in Alabama

Lost in Daimler AG’s announcement that it will lose $1.69 billion during the second quarter this year is the fact the company plans to stop making Mercedes-Benz sedans at its plants in the U.S. and Mexico. Daimler said the group’s earnings before interest and taxes...
Tesla Loses Autopilot Court Case in Germany

Tesla Loses Autopilot Court Case in Germany

Tesla’s battle about using the name Autopilot in Germany is over and the EV maker lost, a German court ruling that using the name in advertising is misleading to customers. The Munich Regional Court ruled Tesla can no longer advertise its semi-autonomous driving...
FCA, PSA Pick Name for Post-Merger Company: Stellantis

FCA, PSA Pick Name for Post-Merger Company: Stellantis

The ongoing process to merge Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and French automaker Groupe PSA took another step forward as the two sides released the name of the new entity: Stellantis. Borrowing from the Latin verb “stello” meaning “to brighten with stars,” the name is...
Texas Offers Tesla $80M in Incentives for New Gigafactory

Texas Offers Tesla $80M in Incentives for New Gigafactory

A new Red River battle is brewing between Texas and Oklahoma and California-based EV maker Tesla Inc. is going to be the winner. The two sides are working hard to lure the automaker to build its next U.S. Gigafactory in their state with Travis County, Texas offering...
Fisker Going Public on NYSE, Expected to Raise $1 Billion

Fisker Going Public on NYSE, Expected to Raise $1 Billion

A week after the first rumblings, Fisker Inc. confirmed today its partnering with Apollo Global Management Inc. to take the electric vehicle maker public, netting the new Fisker $1 billion to help it get its first offering, the Ocean, into production. The company will...
Mercedes Sets New Benchmark with 2021 AMG GT Black Series

Mercedes Sets New Benchmark with 2021 AMG GT Black Series

Mercedes-Benz offers plenty of performance vehicles through its partnership with AMG, but none may be more desired or inspiring as the Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series — and the 2021 model takes that new a new level. The 2021 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series is powered by the...
Buyers of the 2020 C8 Corvette Get a Second ‘Vette

Buyers of the 2020 C8 Corvette Get a Second ‘Vette

The buyers of the long-awaited 2020 C8 Corvette not only got the first-ever mid-engine version of the brand’s halo vehicle, they get a second Corvette! Before the automotive world scrambles to see if there are any BOGO coupons for the 2021 model, a little more...