Automakers Compete to Control Next-Generation Battery Technology

WOBURN, Mass. – Anyway Far behind Asian producers While producing electric car batteries, US automakers and suppliers are racing to develop a new generation of batteries that are cheaper, can store more energy and charge faster. It is a global competition with huge economic consequences for automakers, small battery starters and car buyers to choose […]

Why Did Tesla Rise While Other Automakers Had to Make Cars?

For much of the past year, established automakers like General Motors and Ford Motor have operated in a different reality than electric car company Tesla. GM and Ford closed one plant after another—sometimes for months. shortage of computer chipsleaving dealer lots bare and zooming in on car prices. Still, Tesla stood up record sales quarter-to-quarter […]

EU fines 4 German automakers $1 billion over emissions dispute

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union fined four major German automakers $1 billion on Thursday, saying they’re cooperating to limit the development and rollout of automobile emission control systems. Daimler, BMW, VWAudi and Porsche have avoided competing over technology to limit pollution from petrol and diesel passenger cars. European Commission I said. Daimler was not […]