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3 hrs ago | USA Today
In one fell swoop, Mary Barra is going from a 33-year General Motors employee to the first woman CEO in the history of Big Auto.
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4 hrs ago | Fortune
He rearranged GM's international operations, put a new man in charge of China, and ordered a halt to the decade-long effort to establish Chevrolet as a budget brand in Europe.
8 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
Honda has long been known throughout the industry for its innovative engineering and the 2014 Accord Hybrid is the latest example.
11 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet
General Motors seemed to take the collective auto enthusiast world's breath away when it released the Cadillac ELR - not because the car was a game changer, looked especially stunning, or represented a significant departure from the status quo .
Having a CEO who has started a rocket company, wants to colonize Mars, has been compared to both Steve Jobs and Iron Man, promises to literally electrify the car industry and has invented a new form of transport in the form of a Hyper loop, has always made it difficult to analyze Tesla Motors .
Owners of some of Nikon's entry and mid-range DSLRs are reporting that a recent firmware update broke support for their third-party batteries.
The "Hummingbird" has created quite a buzz. Since unveiling the single-seat Colibri electric vehicle, Innovative Mobility Automobile GmbH has collected more than 700 pre-orders, according to the company.
Today on Green Car Reports: A fix is now available for the Chevrolet Volt's aerodynamic thrumming noise, Ford "considers" greener powertrains for the Mustang, and the BYD Qin plug-in hybrid is now on sale in Costa Rica.
The 2014 Cadillac ELR extended-range electric car is based on the Voltec system used in the Chevrolet Volt, but costs more than twice as much.
It's become a common part of road testing: Get the car up to speed, then roll down a window to see how bad the drumming and buffeting gets.
Why? Dealers and automakers want to meet year-end goals, experts say. "The last day of the year is going to be the day that a consumer is most likely to get the best possible value when buying a new car," says Alec Gutierrez, senior analyst at Kelley Blue Book.
The product portfolio of the company include automotive and motorcycle batteries, industrial batteries, special batteries, power supply systems, lithium-ion battery, lighting equipment, ultraviolet systems, nickel-metal hydride battery, and membrane systems.
California-based SolarCity has built a business as a retail solar service provider; now the company says it will offer lithium-ion battery systems from Tesla Motors to businesses that seek to reduce energy bills and use solar even when the sun isn't shining.
Mitsubishi is the latest in a long line of automakers to slash prices on an electric car, the unpronounceable, unfortunately named i-MiEV.
A promotion between General Motors and Costco's auto sales arm has the warehouse club's members kicking the tires on GM's full-sized pickups far more than in the past.
Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd. has developed a high-capacity film-type lithium-ion battery with a silicon anode using a coating process that has simultaneously tripled the battery capacity compared to other Sekisui Chemical products; increased its safety ; and sped up production by ten times .