Tesla Hits Record Profit Despite Parts Shortage, Ship DelaysRecord electric vehicle sales last summer amid a shortage of computer chips and other materials propelled Tesla Inc. to the biggest quarterly net earnings in its history.
GM Reaches Deal With LG To Pay For Bolt Battery Recall CostsLG Electronics has reached a deal with General Motors to pay $1.9 billion to $2 billion to reimburse the automaker for the cost of recalling Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicles due to the risk of battery fires.
GM Sets To Double Revenue, Lead US In Electric Vehicle SalesGeneral Motors plans to cash in as the world switches from combustion engines to battery power, promising to double its annual revenue by 2030 with an array of new electric vehicles.
GM Building Giant Battery Development Lab In Detroit SuburbGeneral Motors says it's building a huge new electric vehicle battery lab in Michigan where scientists will work on chemistry to cut costs 60% over current vehicles and allow people to travel 500 to 600 miles (800 to 965 kilometers) per charge.
Automakers Eye An Electric Future: GM, Ford To Be All Electric By 2040Despite the slowdown, electric vehicles are proving to be the future for automakers.
Michigan Plans 1st U.S. Charging Road For Electric VehiclesPlans are underway for Michigan to construct a first in the nation segment of road that will charge electric vehicles while they’re driving, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Tuesday at the Motor Bella auto show in Pontiac.
Saginaw Hopes Charging Stations Will Bring People To TownElectric vehicles heading to northern Michigan are invited to stop and get some juice in Saginaw.
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.
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.
Chief Engineer Jamie Brewer Leads The Way Into GM's Future Of Electric VehiclesJamie Brewer, Chief Engineer of the Cadillac Lyriq, joins April Moss on Community Connect to discuss her role in developing the Cadillac Lyriq and the significant strides women have made in the world of engineering over the last several years.
General Motors Aspires To Be Full-Electric By 2035, Makes 27 Billion Dollar Investment To Accelerate PlansKen Morris, VP of Autonomous and Electric Vehicle Programs at GM, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss GMs multi-billion dollar investment in electrification, and what the future looks like for electric vehicles.
Ford Uses Iconic Mustang Brand To Make an Impact in the Electric Vehicle MarketDarren Palmer, Global Director for Battery Electric Vehicles at Ford, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss Ford's major investment in electric vehicles, which vehicles will be all-electric in the future.
Auto Columnist Henry Payne Sheds Light on the Future of Electric Vehicles, Why Major Manufacturers Are Investing So HeavilyHenry Payne, Auto Columnist for The Detroit News, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss his thoughts on why major manufacturers are investing so heavily in electric vehicles, and he addresses concerns that people may have with owning one.