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Here’s How a Tesla Model S Holds Up After 424,000 Miles
Seventeen trips around the equator and it’s still kicking—but not without its fair share of repairs.
Toyota ‘Reviewing’ Key Fob Remote Start Subscription Plan After Massive Blowback
A spokesperson told The Drive that making the key fob remote start part of a subscription plan was an “unintentional” move.
New Mazda Patent Application Shows a Car-Mounted Drone Helipad
Better yet, the drone is tethered, so you’ll never lose it.
Buick Electra Trademark Hints at New EV With a Throwback Name
This could be the start of an electric push from the brand.
Feds Investigating 580,000 Teslas for In-Car Games That Work While Driving
The games are meant for passengers, according to Tesla. That hasn’t extinguished the NHTSA’s concern.
Ford’s Cringe Meme Posts Aren’t How You Sell People on EVs
Memes are supposed to bring people together, not drive them apart.
GMC Hummer EV Easter Egg Shows It Crushing Tesla Cybertruck
The sneaky little joke from GMC is buried in the infotainment system.
Toyota Literally Rickrolled the World During Its Huge EV Concept Reveal
Toyota’s CEO spoke in front of it for an hour and a half.
Rivian Building a New $5B EV Factory in Georgia, Promising 7,500+ Jobs
Should everything go according to Rivian’s plans, construction will reportedly start in 2022 with EVs rolling off the line by 2024.
Unmarked Tesla Semi Spotted Outside Gigafactory Could Be First of Limited Production Run
Tesla might be building a small batch of Semis for delivery to PepsiCo.
Interview With Alpha Motor Execs Raises More Questions Than Answers
Alpha representatives did little to assuage concerns in a recent interview.
Toyota Unveils 15 New EV Concepts, Says Lexus Will Be Electric-Only
Toyota wants to sell EVs without giving up ICE cars, saying it wants to offer people choices rather than predict the future.
Here’s Biden’s Plan to Create 500K New EV Chargers With Universal Standards
On Monday, the White House released its preliminary plan for spending $7.5 billion to improve EV charging in America.
Rivian R1T and R1S Lack Heat Pumps, Could Reduce Cold-Weather Range [Updated]
Heat pumps pre-condition batteries, improving their range in cold weather. But Rivian’s electric truck and SUV apparently don’t have them.
Video Shows Tesla ‘Full Self-Driving’ Beta Still Has Serious Issues After Update
With version 10.6, the car still drives onto railroad tracks, nearly hits a pedestrian, and glitches.
Here’s Why GM Isn’t Going Vertical With Its Infotainment Screens
Touchscreens are getting bigger and many seem to be shifting to vertical orientation. GM has practical reasons to avoid the trend.
Mercedes EQS Recalled After 56-Inch Display Allowed TV While Driving
Drivers could also surf the internet while in motion because of the glitch.
Turns Out the Ford Mustang Mach-E Doesn’t Make a Great Police Car
Low cost-to-run and quick acceleration are great, but they’re not all that matters to law enforcement.
How the 3G Shutdown in 2022 Could Screw Your Car
Smartphones are getting faster, but some older connected cars may lose service forever.
The Audi R8 Supercar’s Successor Will Be Electric
That glorious-sounding V10 can only stick around so long, but it’s okay. Promise.
Stellantis Banking on $22.5 Billion From In-Car Software Purchases by 2030
Subscriptions and over-the-air updates are key to the auto group’s revenue game plan.
Former Tesla Employees Say 2016 ‘Full Self-Driving’ Video Was Staged
The car allegedly also hit a roadside barrier during filming.
Audi Made a Regen Handbrake for Its Electrified Dakar Rally Racer
When you pull the lever at speed, the battery regains energy.
Engage Thrusters: Man’s Homemade Jet-Powered Tesla Actually Works
It’s a noisy, smoky, inefficient way to potentially make your Tesla quicker.
Toyota’s Building an American EV Battery Plant That’ll Go Live in 2025
It looks like the brand is steaming ahead toward full electrification.