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New BMW 3-series ushers in autonomous future : The Rise of AI Artificial intelligence has rapidly become a leading driver of innovation, creating competitive advantages and new business opportunities. The proliferation of data is enabling breakthroughs across disparate industries, from transportation...
Black Friday records smashed : The revamped and upgraded Ford plant in Silverton is geared to make assembly faster, while also improving ergonomics for assembly line employees. “This required a total rethink and re-engineering of many of our established production...
Merc joins the battery push : First there was IQ, or intelligence quotient, to test how clever we are. Then came EQ, for emotional intelligence, to test how well we engage with the world. Now, Mercedes Benz is introducing...
Best Electric Cars On Sale 2018:  Electric cars are getting better than ever. Here we pick 10 of the best: Pressure is growing on motorists to ditch their fossil fuel powered vehicles and switch to pure electric cars instead. With diesel...
Faster Electric Cars, California Strikes Back, BMW Batteries, Hyundai Recall:  California begins fighting back against the EPA's fuel economy freeze. Austria proposes letting electric cars drive faster. Hyundai recalls Ioniqs. And BMW builds a new battery assembly line for its...
BMW Readies Battery Factory for Wave of Coming Electric Vehicles: BMW announced last month it will significantly expand and overhaul a facility to produce batteries for electric cars at its factory in Dingolfing, Germany. The factory currently builds several BMW sedans...
Scientists Want to Turn a Car's Frame Into a Battery:  Range is the great limiting factor on today's electric cars, as most can drive only 200 to 300 miles before needing to hit the charger again. But what if the...
VW may Share Electric-Car Platform with Ford:  Volkswagen is investing $40 billion in new electric cars and plans to have 27 new models on the market by 2022. Ford announced last March that it will invest $11 billion in developing hybrid...
Fisker Gets Caterpillar Investment for Solid-State Battery Tech:  Henrik Fisker has been sketching out big plans—well beyond cars—for the solid-state battery technology being developed by a Fisker Inc. team. And now it appears that the heavy-equipment maker Caterpillar has given...
GM Creates a Global E-Bike, Looks for Branding Help with Contest: General Motors is already shaping up to be second only to Tesla in blasting past the 200,000-vehicle ceiling for the federal EV tax credit; and it has plans to...