Tag: electric vehicles

Summon Your Tesla from Your Phone

By Tesla Motors Team Last Fall, Tesla Version 7.0 software introduced a range of new Autopilot active safety and convenience features to give you more confidence behind the wheel, increase your safety on the road, and make highway driving more enjoyable. The release of Tesla Version 7.1 software continues our improvements to self-driving technology. This Read More …

GM and Lyft to Shape the Future of Mobility

SAN FRANCISCO – General Motors and Lyft today announced a long-term strategic alliance to create an integrated network of on-demand autonomous vehicles in the U.S. GM will invest $500 million in Lyft to help the company continue the rapid growth of its successful ridesharing service. In addition, GM will hold a seat on the company’s Read More …

Tesla Delivers 17,400 Vehicles in Q4 2015

Total 2015 Deliveries Were 50,580 PALO ALTO, CA – Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) Q4 deliveries consisted of 17,192 Model S vehicles and 208 Model X vehicles. (507 Model X vehicles were produced during Q4 with the remainder to be delivered in early Q1.) Q4 Model S deliveries were approximately 48% more than our prior quarterly record and Read More …

Formula E & Kinetik Announce Driverless Support Series

Formula E and Kinetik today announced a partnership with the intention to launch a global race series for driverless electric cars. This new championship called ‘ROBORACE’ will provide a competitive platform for the autonomous driving solutions that are now being developed by many large industrial automotive and technology players as well as top tech universities. Read More …

Kandi to Deliver Up to 3,000 K17 Units to MPT Program in Nanjing

Jinhua, China – Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (the “Company” or “Kandi”) (NASDAQ GS: KNDI), today (11-23-15) announced that Kandi Electric Vehicles Group Co., Ltd. (the “JV Company”, a 50/50 Joint Venture between Kandi and Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd.) signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Nanjing Bustil Technology Co., Ltd. (“Nanjing Bustil”) and its related subsidiaries for Read More …

Sydney Metro Accelerates Through CBD

Stations confirmed and first borer to arrive in 2018 The first tunnel boring machine will be in the ground before the end of 2018 on Stage 2 of Sydney Metro – bringing world-class metro rail under Sydney Harbour and the CBD. NSW Premier Mike Baird and Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance today revealed Read More …

Alstom begins train production for the Riyadh Metro

Alstom has started the production of trainsets for the Riyadh Metro in its Katowice plant in Poland. As part of the contract awarded in 2013 by Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) to the FAST consortium[1], which includes Alstom[2], for the design and construction of lines 4, 5 and 6 of the Riyadh Metro network, the Katowice Read More …

Kandi Technologies Signs Manifesto to Promote Electric Vehicles

JINHUA, China – Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (the “Company” or “Kandi”) (NASDAQ GS:KNDI), today announced that it signed a manifesto for the strategic development of “Car-Share 4.0” to promote connected electric vehicles (EVs) with Zhejiang Geely Automobile Holding Group (“Geely”), Alibaba Group Holding, Ltd. (“Alibaba”), ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”), Uber China and China Minsheng Banking Corp. Read More …