Volkswagen is a “second mover” in electric commercial vehicles, after lagging companies including Tesla and Deutsche Post DHL in putting them on the road, the head of VW’s trucks business stated. He stated Volkswagen had emissions-free options to conventional trucks and buses on offer. “Cultures are not changed overnight,” German newspaper Tagesspiegel quoted Andreas Renschler
Apple has employed former NASA staff members, robotics professionals and ex-Tesla staffers to establish part of its driverless vehicle groups, according to official documents launched to two media outlets. On Friday, WSJ and Business Insider observed a permit that was released to Apple by Californian officials which gave the company permission to test autonomous cars.
Lynk & Co may have just flaunted its first tech-laden car half a year earlier, however it’s already set for a follow-up … and after that some. The Geely-owned brand has revealed the 03 Concept, a sedan sibling to the 01 Concept crossover that has actually also reached its production-ready type. While the design won’t
Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk on Friday offered to conserve Australia’s most renewable-energy dependent state from blackouts by setting up 100 megawatt hours worth of battery storage, valued at $25 million, under 100 days of signing an agreement. The deal follows a string of power failures in the state of South Australia, consisting of a
Elon Musk, the chairman and CEO of SpaceX and Tesla along with Uber Technologies CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick and PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi have signed up with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s advisory council, Trump’s transition team stated on Wednesday. The transition team’s statement comes in advance of Trump’s Wednesday conference with leading
The roof solar market has slowed dramatically this year as the sector moved from among scrappy upstarts to a mature company Latest quarterly incomes reports from sector leaders SolarCity Corp, Vivint Solar Inc and SunPower underscored the remarkable downturn in development, with SolarCity and Vivint reporting practically flat setups for this year compared with 2015.
When you have got the best tech skills and you are also much interested in the purpose of self-driving cars, there is a great chance that you’ll also wind up while working in Bay Area. Where does jobs in an automotive field are once tied exclusively to Detroit, mushrooming significance of the software to the
High-tech luxurious cars, four-seaters family vehicle, commercial buses and dirt bikes have been put on the show to keep a try to make Victorians think that vehicles powered by electric are not only fiction of science and any type of rich people’s playthings. Lots of vehicles were on display at Swinburne University over the time
Bosch is flaunting its self-driving car prototype in Australia this week, and it might provide us a glance of Tesla‘s Autopilot 2.0 strategies. Bosch, frequently understood as a German kitchen appliance designer, has launched the self-driving automobile for the ITS World Congress in Melbourne. It marks the very first time a self-driving car has driven
Tesla founder Elon Musk stated that electrical automobile maker will announce a new product on October 17. Musk, who’s is also the company’s chairman and CEO, didn’t elaborate on his announcement, issued on Twitter, but stated the item is “unexpected by most”. Tesla could not right away be reached for comment. Tesla product unveiling on
Apple is thinking again about what it prepares to do about self-driving vehicles, just as other big technology firms appear prepared to plow ahead with contending efforts. In a retrenchment of among its most enthusiastic efforts, Apple has actually shuttered parts of its self-driving car task and laid off dozens of workers, according to three
Tesla CEO Elon Musk released his “master plan part 2” on Wednesday night that revealed a comprehensive vision for his companies including brand-new future Tesla cars, car sharing, urban planning concepts, and a combined SolarCity and Tesla that would offer solar panels and batteries. Musk, who is the largest shareholder in both Tesla and SolarCity,
Germany is considering to reveal a black-box-style data recorder for self-driving cars to help investigators in the event of a crash. Following reports that brand-new legislation was being planned, the Federal Ministry of Transportation and Digital Infrastructure informed the BBC the draft had actually not yet been settled. The hardware would consider the choices made
In case you have not heard of this name in particular previously, well, Richard Branson is a very wealthy billionaire. As a matter of fact, thanks to his wealth, he claims that he is now even capable of building his very own version of electric vehicles (EVs). What makes things a whole lot more interesting
Tesla has recently announced its plans to offer an upgraded Model S in Germany. Speaking at a recent presentation in Munich, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that the company will offer a high-speed tuning program that will enable the Model S to travel at faster speeds on the Autobahn. The executive further said that he