Here are three cars to love at the Los Angeles Auto Show and three that miss the mark
Elon Musk revealed the new pickup Cybertruck Thursday night.
Lexus is showing its first fully electric vehicle, the UX 300e crossover, which will go on sale in China and Europe next year and Japan in 2021.
Lordstown Motors, the company who is acquiring GM’s Lordstown factory, claims it is going to beat Tesla to market with an all-electric pickup. They opened reservations the same day Tesla is unveiling its own pickup truck and they unveiled images as well. Lordstown Motors is affiliated with Workhorse, which has been working on its own …
In conversations with Audi and Porsche at the LA Auto Show, a trend emerged: both companies seem quite pleased that so many of their EV sales interest is coming from their own existing, internal combustion customers. For a long time, one worry among automakers has been that creating new EV programs would just be an …
Toyota gave its first plug-in hybrid RAV4 more than just a plug. It piled on the power as well. The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime, which was unveiled this week at the LA Auto Show, will achieve two seemingly conflicting goals. The vehicle will be its most fuel efficient and one of its most powerful. This […]
Karma will use its pickup truck to demonstrate how the company's powertrain technology can be applied to multiple vehicle types.
BMW announced Thursday it will spend more than 10 billion euros ($11.07 billion) on battery cells from Chinese battery cell manufacturerContemporary Amperex Technology Co and Samsung SDI. The deal comes just days after BMW unveiledits first purely electric premium mid-size sedan called the i4. The all-electric sedan, which won’t be available until 2021, is powered […]
Tesla's newest idea is an electric pickup truck. But can it sell?
Karma Automotive debuted the Revero GTS and the SC2 battery-electric concept at the L.A. Auto Show, while on a different stage, company CEO Dr. Lance Zhou o
Infiniti's "gas-generated" EV powertrain concept sounds contradictory, and it is a bit, but we explain what it means.
The Globe Spotlight Team spent months digging into the Boston areas crippling traffic. Here are the key takeaways.
As the hype over self-driving vehicles begins to wear a bit thin, it looks like the technology will come to trucks more quickly than passenger cars.
Laser scanning technology, Lidar, is getting cheaper and could be how machines see in the future.
At the end of the trip, the rider or driver has the option to send the recording to Uber for review, but cannot save it themselves, a safeguard Uber says it built to prevent riders and drivers from recording each other and posting the clips online.
Uber announced a new feature on the app: The ability to make audio recordings of rides and send the audio to Uber in the case of severe misconduct. Attorneys who work with rideshare assault survivors agree that this is "a step in the right direction," even if it's not an all-out solution.
Computer vision startup Eyesight Technologies has developed new in-car monitoring technology for spotting when drivers are using cell phones or smoking while behind the wheel. These major potential causes of car accidents stop drivers from focusing fully on the road in front of them.
The costs of ride-hailing in California are expected to jump as a result of the states Independent Contractor law. This could have a profound impact on mobility within the Golden State, and eventually, across the nation.
PerceptIn, an autonomous vehicle and visual perception startup, plans to launch a self-driving vehicle pilot in Indiana in early 2020.
Privacy concerns have been raised as it was revealed that Uber videos and audio records passengers on some rides. Passengers in Texas ...
A US senator pressed Tesla Wednesday to shut down its so-called Autopilot system until it can prevent drivers from falling asleep at the wheel.
Uber may contribute more transport pollution than solution: study
In its latest attempt to address growing safety concerns, Uber plans to let users record trip audio. The feature will be piloted in some Latin American cities next month, before rolling out to …
After years of anticipation, Tesla today finally unveiled its all-electric pickup truck, a vehicle the company has dubbed the Cybertruck. We can get into the specs in a bit, but for starters, we have to address the obvious: Tesla's Cybertruck looks like nothing we've ever seen before.
Overlanding is all the rage these days, which I know because it was all anyone could talk about at SEMA this year. Do you know whats better than a rooftop tent? A tent that is an extension of your vehicle. One which can fold away and not hinder the aerodynamics of your vehicle, lest your (optional) 500 miles of electric range be reduced. Like this one shown on a Tesla Cybertruck.
Elon Musk just pulled the covers off the Tesla Cybertruck, the brand's first electric pickup truck. Here's what we learned about it.
Tesla late on Thursday unveiled its long-awaited pickup truck, the Cybertruck, and it's safe to say it's not what anyone was expecting. Looking like the designers took inspiration from the cars in the original 1990 version of “Total Recall,” there doesn't appear to be a single curve on the Cybertruck. And the roof profile, which starts at the...
Tesla's next entry isn't a car at all, it's a pickup truck, and it's unlike anything we've ever seen before.
/PRNewswire/ -- Ram 1500 named Green Truck of the Year for the second consecutive year All-new 3.0-liter V-6 EcoDiesel engine leads the half-ton pickup truck...
/PRNewswire/ -- Z Automotive, a company focused on providing quality products for racing, towing, daily driving and more, is the first to market the Jeep...
Smaller than ever.
/PRNewswire/ -- The Kia Telluride has been named to Car and Driver's 10Best Trucks and SUVs list, which recognizes 2019's best trucks and SUVs on the market....
The Trailblazer nameplate is getting ready to make a return to the U.S. market next year, and the new small SUV was just unveiled at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show. To be priced at under $20,000, the car will take its place in the Chevy lineup between the Trax and Equinox, hoping to appeal to the younger generation.
/PRNewswire/ -- 2020 Ram 1500 wins the Full-Size Pickup category for the second consecutive year 2020 Jeep Gladiator wins the Mid-Size Pickup category in its...
The 2021 Trailblazer helps fill the entry-level gap created when Chevy stopped building the Cruze and Sonic small cars.
Itll grow on you, my mom told me when I didnt like broccoli as a kid. Its remotely possible Teslas new Cybertruck will do the same.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk took the wraps off his long-awaited electric pickup, dubbed the Cybertruck, in a live-streamed event Thursday night that didnt disappoint.
Elon Musk took the wraps off Tesla's first pickup truck, dubbed the Cybertruck, which will start at $39,900 and begin production in 2021.
Elon Musk put on a brave face as the windows of his new 'Cybertruck' were broken on stage.
Elon Musk is taking on the workhorse heavy pickup truck market with Teslas latest electric vehicle
Tesla CEO Elon Musk took the wraps off his electric "cyberpunk" pickup truck on Thursday night.
The truck is Tesla's sixth vehicle since it was founded in 2003.
Tesla's sci-fi loving billionaire CEO has reinvented the pickup for the 21st century as an austere, hard-edged electric beast.
We also made an ATV, Elon Musk said.
It didnt go through. Thats the plus side, said Musk
Elon Musk just wrapped up a presentation in Los Angeles, CA where he showed the truck off to the world and boy is the design polarizing
The 2021 Ford Bronco R won’t be alone at next year’s Baja desert race. Volkswagen has joined the starting grid, and the Germans’ weapon of choice for the classic off-road event is the Atlas Cross Sport R.
You'd think the Los Angeles Auto Show would focus solely on electric car, but that's not always the case. While we saw some pretty cool hybrid and electric cars, high-performance models were everywhere, and it's clear that buyers still love SUVs. We've singled out the most noteworthy cars unveiled during the event.
About a month ago, I made the decision: Id sell my 1970 Nissan Skyline 2000 GT. This wasnt the first time the thought had crossed my mind, but unlike all those other occasions,this time it felt right. The cars been part of my daily routine for 12 years. Even if I wasnt driving it, mydays …
It's called the Atlas Cross Sport R, and it's packing a 2.0-liter inline-four capable of 600 horsepower.Tanner Foust will be driving.
In addition to the 2020 Ioniq and a futuristic concept previewing the 2021 Tucson, the Hyundai stand at the L.A. Auto Show comes full circle with the RM19 mid-engined prototype. As the headline implies, the N performance brand looks forward to turning the one-off into a production car for the road as well as the track.
When shopping for a full-size sedan in the luxury segment, there’s no denying that many people ignore the Genesis brand. Some of them aren’t willing to look beyond their brand snobbery while others simply aren’t aware that Hyundai has a luxury offshoot.
A new patent shows that Tesla designed its own semi-truck seat suspension for the Tesla Semi, which is equipped with a large centered seat. Semi-trucks require especially comfortable seats since drivers spend long hours in them and discomfort over long periods of time can lead to some serious problems. It’s the reason why many truck …
Limited to 500 examples of the WRX and 500 of the WRX STI, the Series.White will start arriving at U.S. dealerships early next year. Both models are finished in Ceramic White paintwork, and as expected, Bilstein sports suspension comes standard.
Many aficionados can clearly remember the days when the "73" suffix next to the AMG badge meant a Mercedes with a super-sized motor (V12-animated SL that's rarer than the Pagani Zonda, anybody?). Well, nowadays, the said badge is expected to land on a hybrid. Then again, this won't be your usual gas-electric machine, since we're talking about the upcoming Mercedes-AMG GT 73.
The Genesis G90 will enter the 2020 model year with a fresh design and a more technology features, including an over-the-air software updating system.
2020 Mini John Cooper Works GP hot hatch lacks a manual transmission, we find out why along with other interesting facts.
America, the new Audi RS 6 Avant has arrived with 592 horsepower and space for the whole family, plus their gear.
While every automaker is getting greener and they all have electrification strategies for the next five years, and beyond, most new EV announcements for the year have been made at previous auto shows
For nearly 20 years, the Toyota Prius has been the car associated with environmentalism. Maybe its getting overshadowed a bit by pure EVs, but the image it projects is still very clear. If you gave even the slightest shit about the environmental impact of the car you drove, you get a Prius. And this lent an image of environmental friendliness to Toyota as well.
/PRNewswire/ -- The all-new 2020 Corolla and Corolla Hybrid may come in 8 colors, but according to the Green Car Journal, all of them are green. An 11-member...
With more than 430,000 units driving off Toyota's showroom floors this year, the RAV4 isn't just the company's best-selling SUV, it's America's as well. At the...
Luxury automaker Jaguar Land Rover's chief executive told Reuters he is open to more alliances to lower the costs of developing technology, but is not looking for a full-blown corporate merger.
California is taking steps to emphasize its disapproval of GM, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and other automakers that have joined Trump in seeking to strip the states authority to set its...
California pushes back against automakers that side with the Trump administration, which wants to strip the state's authority to regulate emissions.
/PRNewswire/ -- The nine finalists that are vying for the prestigious title of 2020 North American Car of the Year, Utility of the Year and Truck of the Year...
This list is a hats-off to the people behind the accomplishments. They are the ones to watch. And No.1 is the 15th MotorTrend Person of the Year.
The state of California is taking aim at GM, Chrysler, Toyota, Nissan and other automakers that are aligning with the Trump administration in its battle over emissions rules.