Semiconductor Wafer Manufacturer Announces $300 Million Michigan Expansion to Support EV GrowthSK Siltron CSS, a semiconductor wafer manufacturer, announced on Wednesday, July 14, plans to invest $300 million and create up to 150 high-paying, skilled jobs in Bay County, Mich., over the next three years to provide manufacturing and R&D capabilities of advanced materials for electric vehicles.
Ford Mustang Mach-E Wins Car And Driver Electric Vehicle Of The Year AwardThe Ford Mustang Mach-E has been given Car and Driver's first EV of the Year award. The award was open to all fully electric vehicles currently for sale in the US.
Automakers Face A Threat To EV Sales: Slow Charging TimesIf the auto industry is to succeed in its bet that electric vehicles will soon dominate the roads, it will need to overcome a big reason why many people are still avoiding them: fear of running out of juice between Point A and Point B.
Ford Expects Electric Vehicles To Be 40% Of Global Sales By 2030Ford expects 40% of its global sales to be battery-electric vehicles by 2030 as it adds billions to what it's spending to develop them.
President Biden To Visit Michigan TuesdayPresident Joe Biden is expected to visit Michigan this week ahead of Ford's launch.
GM Unveils New Logo To Brand Its New EV FutureGeneral Motors announced Friday a major shift in its brand by a newly designed logo.
Automakers Prep For Stronger Mileage Standards Under BidenNow that it's clear Joe Biden soon will be president, the fight over automobile pollution and fuel efficiency standards is likely to peter out, and U.S. consumers should see a broader selection of electric and efficient vehicles.
GM Announces Big Investments in Tennessee and Michigan Manufacturing Facilities - Gov. Whitmer Weighs InGeneral Motors announced today they will be making big investments to take the company into its electrically driven future.
GM Transitions Detroit-Hamtramck Plant To All-ElectricGeneral motors is preparing for the era of electric vehicles with its new electric Hummer.
Road Funding Plan Would Raise Fees On Hybrid, Electric Cars In MichiganThe motive behind the increases is that owners of electric and hybrid vehicles don't pay as much as other drivers toward the state gas tax, which supports road repairs.
As Cheap Gas Shifts Car Buyers' Habits, Automakers Power OnThe plummeting pump prices - now pegged by AAA at $2.13 per gallon on average - have had an "immediate impact on consumer psyche."
Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar PowerOwners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.
Johnson Controls - LTU Partnership Starts With Upgraded Dyno For Hybrid, EV TestsA new partnership between Johnson Controls Inc. and Lawrence Technological University is starting with an advanced dynamometer to test advanced vehicle powertrain and energy storage concepts, and could lead to a whole lot more.
Johnson Controls To Establish Energy Storage Lab At LTUJohnson Controls Inc. has announced plans to add an energy storage laboratory and testing center at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield.
Cadillac ELR, Tesla Model S Offer Green Luxury At LA Auto ShowIs green the key to cracking the California market? General Motors is hoping that it’s new Cadillac ELR. Plus Jeff Gilbert gets impressions of the Tesla Model S with Dan Edmunds.