Posts Tagged general motors

Tesla Model 3

Other Automaker Execs Still Don’t See Tesla As A Threat

AUTO INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES CONTINUE TO DOWNPLAY THE THREAT FROM TESLA Recently, another group of auto industry executives decided to brush off any notion that Elon Musk and company could pose a threat to their brand. Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said, “We see Volkswagen as the company that can stop Tesla, because we have abilities…

2 weeks ago by EVANNEX 29

Chevrolet Bolt

GM Compares Chevrolet Bolt To Lunar Rover

General Motors reminds us that its EV engineers continue with top-notch innovation 45 years after they helped develop the electric Lunar Rover. Way back in 1971, the $38 million electric Lunar Rover (built in partnership with GM) allowed Apollo 15 astronauts the opportunity to explore the moon. Little do many…

3 weeks ago by Steven Loveday 54

Self-Driving Cars

New Legislation To Open The Door For Self-Driving Cars

If the House Republicans’ new legislation passes, state and local lawmakers won’t have the ability to govern autonomous vehicle design, testing, and deployment. A 45-page draft comprised of 14 new bills would officially put the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in charge of all regulations regarding self-driving cars….

1 month ago by Steven Loveday 26

Tesla

Tesla And The Big Three: It’s Not Fair To Compare

TESLA VS THE BIG THREE – AN UNEVEN CONTEST Elon Musk has said many times that his ultimate goal is to increase the adoption of electric vehicles, a goal that’s advanced with every EV that rolls off a dealer’s lot, even if it’s not a Tesla. “The biggest impact that…

1 month ago by EVANNEX 48

Chevrolet Bolt

Chevrolet Bolt Set To Become Crown Vic Of Ride Hailing?

Now that General Motors’ mobility company, Maven, has added Chevrolet Bolts to its lineup, it may become increasingly clear that EVs will be to ride-hailing services, what cars like the Crown Victoria were to yesterday’s taxi fleets. Maven is offering weekly rentals to drivers for ride-hailing services like Lyft and Uber, and…

2 months ago by Steven Loveday 31