An Ohio man, a friend of innovation and the promise of technology, is dead after his Tesla Model S failed to recognize the side of a tractor trailer and drove beneath. The autonomous car debate reaches a curve.
The $2 billion settlement will include incentives for clean-energy alternatives like electric cars, ride-sharing and hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles--areas where other automakers have a stronger market share.
Fuel economy standards will increase a projected 53% to 54.5 miles per gallon within the next decade, and tailpipe emissions will need to fall. What does Detroit think about the pending challenge? And how will they accomplish the lofty goals?