Hands-free and diagonal driving inventions earn GM Popular Science award

General Motors and Stellantis’ Jeep brand have been selected for the Best of What’s New Award in the auto category from Popular Science magazine this year. The magazine on Wednesday singled out GM’s Super Cruise as the best hands-free technology on the market noting that it strikes a balance between hands-free driving assistance and safety.… Continue reading Hands-free and diagonal driving inventions earn GM Popular Science award

GM tweeting has largely gone silent as Musk loses millions in ad dollars

General Motors’ temporary boycott of its advertising on Twitter seems to encompass much of its postings as well. The automaker has gone largely silent on Twitter since Oct. 27, the day billionaire and Tesla CEO Elon Musk bought the social media empire for $44 billion. Last month, GM said it would suspend its paid advertising… Continue reading GM tweeting has largely gone silent as Musk loses millions in ad dollars

@GM: Cadillac Introduces LYRIQ All-Wheel Drive in China

Cadillac Introduces LYRIQ All-Wheel Drive in China 2022-11-30 SHANGHAI – Cadillac has introduced the LYRIQ All-Wheel Drive (AWD) variant in China. The all-electric luxury SUV is available with a sports design package and additional drive unit that offer dynamic handling and a distinctive persona to match customers’ diverse preferences and lifestyles. The LYRIQ AWD complements the… Continue reading @GM: Cadillac Introduces LYRIQ All-Wheel Drive in China

GM’s Cruise pursuing permit to test its custom-built ‘Origin’ robotaxi in San Francisco

Cruise, GM’s self-driving technology subsidiary, has started the long and winding regulatory process to test its next-generation ‘Origin’ robotaxi on public roads in San Francisco. The company has applied for a permit with the California Department of Motor Vehicles to test its custom-built driverless vehicle on public roads. The news first reported by the Wall… Continue reading GM’s Cruise pursuing permit to test its custom-built ‘Origin’ robotaxi in San Francisco

@Groupe PSA: PR Stellantis Reaches Agreement with Santander Brasil to Boost Value Creation004792

AMSTERDAM – Stellantis N.V. and Banco Santander (Brasil) S.A. have agreed to reorganize their automotive financing partnership in Brazil.  The contract signed with Banco Santander Brasil S.A. includes: the purchase by Banque PSA Finance S.A. of 50% of the shares in Banco PSA Finance Brasil S.A., a joint venture which was held 50/50 by a subsidiary… Continue reading @Groupe PSA: PR Stellantis Reaches Agreement with Santander Brasil to Boost Value Creation004792

DoorDash is laying off around 1,250 corporate employees

DoorDash says it is laying off around 1,250 employees in the latest instance of belt tightening at a well-known tech company. CEO Tony Xu wrote in a note to employees that DoorDash sped up hiring during the COVID-19 pandemic to catch up with its growth, since the company was actually undersized as of early 2020.… Continue reading DoorDash is laying off around 1,250 corporate employees

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DETROIT, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Cruise, General Motors Co’s (GM.N) robotaxi unit, plans to enter a “large number of markets” and scale operations up to “thousands of vehicles” in 2023, Chief Operating Officer Gil West told Reuters. Cruise has announced plans to start offering rides in Austin and Phoenix, adding those cities to its current… Continue reading Untitled

Honda to launch fuel cell vehicle in 2024

Honda will launch a fuel cell electric vehicle in 2024 based on its bestselling CR-V crossover. The automaker said it will produce the CR-V variant at its Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) in Marysville, Ohio, as part of its strategy to go fully electric by 2040 and carbon neutral by 2050. Instead of a battery, fuel… Continue reading Honda to launch fuel cell vehicle in 2024

The Global Automotive Four-wheel Drive Vehicle Market is expected to grow by 2423.33 units during 2023-2027, accelerating at a CAGR of 3.85% during the forecast period

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Global Automotive Four-wheel Drive Vehicle Market 2023-2027 The analyst has been monitoring the automotive four-wheel drive vehicle market and it is poised to grow by 2423.33 units during 2023-2027, accelerating at a CAGR of 3.85% during the forecast period. Our report on the automotive four-wheel drive vehicle market… Continue reading The Global Automotive Four-wheel Drive Vehicle Market is expected to grow by 2423.33 units during 2023-2027, accelerating at a CAGR of 3.85% during the forecast period

Sherpa 6 Completes Testing of Enhanced Private 5G Network Connecting Soldiers on the Frontlines

Powered by JMA’s 5G Standalone Wireless Network SPRING LAKE, N.C., Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Under the direction of Dr. Dilip Guha, Director of 5G Tactical Applications for OUSD R&E, Sherpa 6, Inc. (Sherpa 6) led the design, integration, and testing of a private 5G mobile network showcasing tactical edge applications for US armed servicemembers.… Continue reading Sherpa 6 Completes Testing of Enhanced Private 5G Network Connecting Soldiers on the Frontlines