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

World first: Bosch and Mercedes-Benz’s driverless parking system approved for commercial use

Mobility Solutions is the largest Bosch Group business sector. It generated sales of 45.3 billion euros in 2021, and thus contributed 58 percent of total sales from operations. This makes the Bosch Group one of the leading automotive suppliers. The Mobility Solutions business sector pursues a vision of mobility that is safe, sustainable, and exciting,… Continue reading World first: Bosch and Mercedes-Benz’s driverless parking system approved for commercial use

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

Tesla secures large EV fleet order from Caltrans

Tesla has secured a large fleet order from the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), which is trying to electrify its vehicle fleet. Caltrans, like other government agencies in California, is trying to electrify its entire vehicle fleet of about 1,200 vehicles by 2030. They already have 54 Toyota RAV4 Primes (PHEV), 15 Chevy Bolts, 11 Nissan Leafs, and… Continue reading Tesla secures large EV fleet order from Caltrans

Tesla senior director of engineering returns to Volvo

Tesla is losing Anders Bell, senior director of engineering in charge of vehicle interior, who will return to Volvo, which has been following Tesla’s interior design direction. Electrek first reported Tesla poaching Anders Bell from Volvo back in 2016. He was a big hire for Tesla in 2016, when the automaker wasn’t as well established;… Continue reading Tesla senior director of engineering returns to Volvo

Elon Musk has criticized Apple for years. Apple has mostly ignored him

Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, who is also the new owner and CEO of Twitter, bashed Apple this week after claiming the company has threatened to remove the Twitter app from its App Store, accusing the company of hating “free speech.” The Twitter app is still… Continue reading Elon Musk has criticized Apple for years. Apple has mostly ignored him

ABB unveils mobile charger for Formula E Season 9

ABB will be expanding its partnership with the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship as the electric racing series enters its ninth season. The global electronics giant will now be the official charging supplier for Formula E. It will also introduce a portable solution for charging the new Gen3 cars before races and between sessions.… Continue reading ABB unveils mobile charger for Formula E Season 9

@Nissan: 2022/11/30 Nissan Formula E Team unveils striking cherry blossom livery for Season 9 …000910

2022/11/30 [embedded content] YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Formula E Team revealed today its brand-new livery for the 2022/23 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, featuring an eye-catching cherry blossom pattern. Also known as Sakura, the team’s choice to incorporate this iconic flower in its Season 9 livery is not only a nod to the squad’s… Continue reading @Nissan: 2022/11/30 Nissan Formula E Team unveils striking cherry blossom livery for Season 9 …000910

@Nissan: Nissan Formula E Team races into a new electrification era with the unveil of striking livery for Season 9000910

2022/11/30 Nissan Formula E Team unveils striking cherry blossom livery for Season 9 Under a new name for the first time and 2 new drivers, Nissan celebrates new beginnings for the Gen3 era Formula E is an exciting platform that showcases Nissan EV prowess, and acts as a catalyst to further the brand’s electrification strategy… Continue reading @Nissan: Nissan Formula E Team races into a new electrification era with the unveil of striking livery for Season 9000910

@Nissan: Nissan Formula E Team unveils striking cherry blossom livery for Season 9000910

November 30, 2022 [embedded content] YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Formula E Team revealed today its brand-new livery for the 2022/23 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, featuring an eye-catching cherry blossom pattern. Also known as Sakura, the team’s choice to incorporate this iconic flower in its Season 9 livery is not only a nod to… Continue reading @Nissan: Nissan Formula E Team unveils striking cherry blossom livery for Season 9000910