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Elon Musk says Tesla 'might have a prototype' pickup truck next year

ELON MUSK SAYS TESLA 'MIGHT HAVE A PROTOTYPE' PICKUP TRUCK NEXT YEAR

Elon Musk has hinted again at Tesla 's forthcoming electric pickup truck. The CEO tweeted Tuesday that a prototype could arrive as...

Rivian off-road rally performance car could follow electric pickup, SUV

RIVIAN OFF-ROAD RALLY PERFORMANCE CAR COULD FOLLOW ELECTRIC PICKUP, SUV

Rivian announced a new electric pickup and SUV at the LA Auto Show-but apparently the startup electric automaker is so full of ideas...

 
 
 
Pininfarina Hypercar Named ‘Battista'

PININFARINA HYPERCAR NAMED ‘BATTISTA'

Pininfarina has confirmed that its new electric hypercar will take the name of the company's founder, Battista Farina. Due to be revealed...

Pininfarina Battista is new name of electric Bugatti Chiron rival

PININFARINA BATTISTA IS NEW NAME OF ELECTRIC BUGATTI CHIRON RIVAL

Pininfarina Battista is the chosen name of the electric hypercar currently being developed by the new car manufacturing division of...

 
 
 
Ghosn charged, more ultra-fast chargers, EPA rollbacks: Today's Car News

GHOSN CHARGED, MORE ULTRA-FAST CHARGERS, EPA ROLLBACKS: TODAY'S CAR NEWS

As world leaders gather at a climate conference in Poland, the U.S. EPA proposes new looser standards for coal plants. A VW executive...

Fifth VW ID electric car to be upmarket SUV; beach buggy might return, too

FIFTH VW ID ELECTRIC CAR TO BE UPMARKET SUV; BEACH BUGGY MIGHT RETURN, TOO

VW has insisted its move to electric cars will help bring back some of the most iconic names from the automaker, and may even spell...

 
 
 
Camaro chief engineer reassigned to work on electric cars

CAMARO CHIEF ENGINEER REASSIGNED TO WORK ON ELECTRIC CARS

The man behind the modern Chevrolet Camaro has a new job at General Motors. Al Oppenheiser, lead Camaro engineer for the fifth- and...

Porsche Taycan could be sold out for first year; Tesla number one conquest

PORSCHE TAYCAN COULD BE SOLD OUT FOR FIRST YEAR; TESLA NUMBER ONE CONQUEST

Porsche has yet to release its first electric car, the Taycan, to the world, but things are peachy inside the German firm. According...

 
 
 
Mercedes airbag recall, 2020 VW Passat driven, Electric car drivetrains: What's New The Car Connection

MERCEDES AIRBAG RECALL, 2020 VW PASSAT DRIVEN, ELECTRIC CAR DRIVETRAINS: WHAT'S NEW THE CAR CONNECTION

Mercedes-Benz recalls 104,000 cars over false airbag status error An computer error that may not tell owners when the passenger-side...

Electric cars could spell end of front-wheel drive, VW exec says

ELECTRIC CARS COULD SPELL END OF FRONT-WHEEL DRIVE, VW EXEC SAYS

First it was Tesla, now Volkswagen. Ever since British designer and engineer Alec Issigonis developed the original Mini Cooper for...

 
 
 
2019 Audi e-tron quattro first drive review: A new normal for electric luxury

2019 AUDI E-TRON QUATTRO FIRST DRIVE REVIEW: A NEW NORMAL FOR ELECTRIC LUXURY

The Audi e-tron SUV that goes on sale next spring in the U.S. isn't just Audi's first fully electric vehicle. It's the luxury brand's...

Classic Aston Martin features plug-and-play electric power

CLASSIC ASTON MARTIN FEATURES PLUG-AND-PLAY ELECTRIC POWER

Wealthy buyers looking for an electric Aston Martin may not have to wait until the brand's new Rapide E performance car-at least not...

 
 
 
A Rush Towards EVs Could Be A Parts-Sharing Charisma Whitewash

A RUSH TOWARDS EVS COULD BE A PARTS-SHARING CHARISMA WHITEWASH

Car makers are coming up with a wild variety of body styles and designs for future electric cars, but the dynamic choice could be as...

2019 Audi E-Tron first drive review

2019 AUDI E-TRON FIRST DRIVE REVIEW

We finally got to spend time behind the wheel of the electric 2019 Audi E-Tron bustling cities and arid desert of the United Arab Emirates...

 
 
 
Tennessee inmate says execution 'beats being on death row' before electrocution, lawyer says

TENNESSEE INMATE SAYS EXECUTION 'BEATS BEING ON DEATH ROW' BEFORE ELECTROCUTION, LAWYER SAYS

The inmate became the second person to die in the state's electric chair in just over a month on Thursday.

2019 Audi e-tron first drive: Redrawing the electric-vehicle boundaries

2019 AUDI E-TRON FIRST DRIVE: REDRAWING THE ELECTRIC-VEHICLE BOUNDARIES

Road-tripping along in the 2019 Audi e-tron, your passenger might not even know that you're in an all-electric utility vehicle-rather...

 
 
 
Audi e-tron first drive, how to buy a Rivian, Toyota Prius AWD-e tech: Today's Car News

AUDI E-TRON FIRST DRIVE, HOW TO BUY A RIVIAN, TOYOTA PRIUS AWD-E TECH: TODAY'S CAR NEWS

We had the first chance to drive the new electric Audi e-tron quattro SUV. Startup electric truck-maker Rivian says it plans to follow...

EPA to weaken emissions standards for new coal plants despite growing urgency of climate crisis

EPA TO WEAKEN EMISSIONS STANDARDS FOR NEW COAL PLANTS DESPITE GROWING URGENCY OF CLIMATE CRISIS

The Environmental Protection Agency released a proposal on Thursday that will weaken protections against greenhouse gas emissions from...

 
 
 
VW says it is now developing its last generation of gas, diesel engines

VW SAYS IT IS NOW DEVELOPING ITS LAST GENERATION OF GAS, DIESEL ENGINES

Our readers speculate a lot on this site about how long it will be until gas and diesel engines fade out, and the transition to electric...

Future dealers, Bullitt's Broadway, VW moves away from gas and diesel: What's New The Car Connection

FUTURE DEALERS, BULLITT'S BROADWAY, VW MOVES AWAY FROM GAS AND DIESEL: WHAT'S NEW THE CAR CONNECTION

Startup electric-car builder Rivian's CEO sees a different future for dealerships Rivian made a splash at the 2018 LA Auto Show after...