The portfolio review will assess Volkswagen’s 12 brands as well as side businesses such as ship engines, while components manufacturing across the group will be folded into one entity, according to people familiar with the matter.
The ethanol-powered vehicle will have a driving range of more than 373 miles, similar to gasoline-engine cars, according to Nissan.
Larry Page has reportedly invested more than $100 million in flying car startups Zee.Aero and Kitty Hawk ... outside of his numerous Alphabet interests. Oh, to travel like Doc Brown and Marty McFly.
Zoox is the only startup with a license to operate autonomous vehicles on the road in California.
Lockheed Martin Corp. (IW500/30) announced a collaboration initiative with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to research “generation-after-next autonomous systems,” meaning human-machine teaming and navigation in complex environments...
Traditional automakers are in a ferocious sprint with the tech world--and industries like construction and hospitality--to hire the best robotics and software engineers. And they aren't necessarily in the lead.
The Michigan center joins centers being created in Palo Alto, and Cambridge, Mass.
The automaker has acquired Cruise Technologies, which has been testing autonomous vehicles on the streets of San Francisco.
When will we see fully autonomous vehicles on the road? And who will be making them?