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Elon Musk Doesn’t Care If You Like The Tesla Pickup Truck

Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk followed up on his jaw-dropping interview this summer with The New York Times by sitting down for an 80-minute conversation with tech journalist Kara Swisher. In between the August interview with the Times, in which he acknowledged turning to Ambien to help him sleep, and his appearance on Swisher’s “Recode Decode” More...

by Lawana Perkins | Published 3 months ago

Ford Mustang Hybrid
By Heather Platt On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Could This be the Next-Gen Ford Mustang Hybrid?

Ford released a new video ad. It’s more than a minute long, stars Bryan Cranston, and focuses on how Ford’s history of building cars sets it up well for the future. The ad itself is well done, but one More...

By Heather Platt On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Cupra E-Racer Wins 2018 Automotive Brand Contest

The CUPRA e-Racer, the world’s first all-electric touring car, has won the prestigious German Design Council’s Automotive Brand Contest 2018 in the Concepts category. The Automotive Brand Contest is an international More...

Elon Musk
By Heather Platt On Monday, October 1st, 2018

Elon Musk Steps Down As Tesla Chairman After SEC Fraud Charges

Elon Musk has officially stepped down as chairman of Tesla Motors as part of a settlement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the agency announced today. He will maintain his role as CEO of the electric More...

By Heather Platt On Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Paris Motor Show Preview: Smart Forease Electric Concept

Smart celebrates its 20 anniversary at the Paris Motor Show (4 to 14 October) with a show car that interprets and embodies urban driving fun in a refreshing way. The smart forease is extroverted and offers an uncomplicated More...

By Heather Platt On Saturday, September 15th, 2018

Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Calendar Announced

Jaguar Racing has unveiled the full race calendar for the inaugural Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY Championship. Up to twenty identical Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY racecars will line up on the grid on Saturday 15 December in More...

2020 Porsche 911
By Lawana Perkins On Monday, September 3rd, 2018

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera And Carrera S Spied With Active Aero

Is there anything left to see on the 2020 Porsche 911? It seems Porsche isn’t even trying to hide the next-gen model, save for some tape to cover up the badges. We’ve seen nearly every variant of the More...

2018 Honda CR-V
By Lawana Perkins On Monday, August 6th, 2018

2018 Honda CR-V Buying Guide

Honda’s CR-V has been a top-seller for the Japanese automaker almost from the get-go when it was launched in the late 1990s, and it has benefited from Americans’ seemingly unquenchable thirst for crossovers, More...

Manjit Singh
By Lawana Perkins On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Toyota Motor North America Appoints New Chief Information Officer

Manjit Singh has been named the chief information officer and group vice president of information systems for Toyota Motor North America (TMNA). He will oversee strategy, development and operation of all information More...

David Christ
By Heather Platt On Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Lexus Announces Executive Management Changes

David Christ (pronounced “Crist”) has been named to succeed Jeff Bracken as Lexus group vice president and general manager, overseeing all aspects of U.S. Lexus automotive operations, including sales, marketing, More...

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