Nio Formula E race car, EP9, ES8 and Eve concept car

Nio launches IPO, shares to start trading mid-September

Chinese electric car startup Nio on Tuesday launched an initial public offering, with its filing revealing the company intends to sell 160 million shares priced between $6.25 and $8.25. Hitting a share price in the upper range would raise $1.3 billion for the company's coffers and see it valued at... read more

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Volkswagen Group Sedric concept, 2017 Geneva auto show

VW reportedly tried buying Aurora to catch up in self-driving car race

The Volkswagen Group looks to be a bit behind in the mobility and self-driving car segments compared to some rivals as the automaker is on the hunt to scoop up experts on the... read more August 24, 2018 by

Ford Fusion Hybrid automated driving research vehicle

Ford outlines steps to ensure safety of its self-driving cars

Ford has promised to deliver a self-driving car by 2021. The automaker is targeting Level 4 self-driving capability, meaning the car will drive on its own but be limited on... read more August 21, 2018 by

2017 Trumpchi GS8

GAC confirms European expansion, new A10 for 2018 Paris auto show

GAC Motor is on track to be the first major Chinese automaker to launch in the United States. The state-owned company said in 2017 that it plans to start selling its cars in... read more August 21, 2018 by

Jaguar Land Rover Classic

Jaguar Land Rover building classic car department in US

After consolidating its various operations under a single banner in 2016, Jaguar Land Rover's classic car division is set to reach the United States. The company announced... read more August 20, 2018 by

Lucid Air prototype during high-speed test at Transportation Research Center, Ohio

Saudis reportedly in talks over investment in Tesla rival Lucid

The dealings surrounding Tesla CEO Elon Musk's plan to take the company private just got a lot more complex with a report out that Saudi Arabia, via its Public Investment... read more August 20, 2018 by

Ford Performance Shelby FP350S

Here's how Ford trains high-performance test drivers

Being a test driver sounds like a pretty cool job. Automakers need people to log miles at every level of vehicle produced. Of course, this means that some test drivers have a... read more August 18, 2018 by

Elon Musk

Opinion: It's time for Tesla's Elon Musk to step aside

It’s hard to overstate Elon Musk’s contributions to the 21st century. As one of PayPal’s founders, Musk cemented his fortune. As the dreamer behind SpaceX... read more August 17, 2018 by

Gyon brand launch in Los Angeles, California

Chinese luxury EV brand Gyon debuts without a car

Yet another Chinese electric car startup has announced its intentions, only this one doesn't have a flashy concept to show us just yet. The new company goes by the name Gyon... read more August 17, 2018 by

Ford to spend millions rehabbing Michigan Central Station

Ford to spend $740M to turn Detroit train station into tech HQ

Ford recently made news when it purchased the defunct Michigan Central Station. Closed in 1988, the former Amtrak hub is now going to be turned into a tech center for the... read more August 16, 2018 by

Elon Musk at Tesla Model 3 reveal

SEC subpoenas, board surprised, investor lawsuits: Tesla woes mounting?

A reported subpoena from the Securities and Exchange Commission may add to the long list of growing worries for Tesla and its embattled CEO Elon Musk that now includes... read more August 15, 2018 by

2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody

All SRT products undergo 24 hours of racetrack endurance testing

Performance cars need to perform, and that means withstanding the rigors of track duty and the heat buildup it causes. We've seen that Chevrolet tests every Camaro SS and... read more August 15, 2018 by

2018 Lincoln Navigator

Lincoln asking top dealers to create stand-alone showrooms

Lincoln has been on a slow churn toward restoring long-lost former glory. Ford Motor Company's luxury brand is aiming for greatness, and the plan will either work or the... read more August 14, 2018 by

original Ford Mustang Bullitt, on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. | HVA photo

Road to 2030: A map we can follow

Editor’s note: This is the first in a 6-part series examining where the collector car hobby is headed in the next decade and beyond. Mark Gessler is president of the... read more August 14, 2018 by

2019 Ford F-150

Ford will shrink platform count to just 5

Alan Mulally helped steer Ford through the previous decade's global financial crisis by moving the automaker's global lineup onto a core set of platforms under a strategy... read more August 13, 2018 by

2018 Lotus Evora GT430

Geely could invest almost $2B to turn Lotus into a Porsche rival

China's Zhejiang Geely Holding Group is prepared to invest the necessary funds to make Lotus into a world-beating luxury and sports car brand. If Geely has its way, Lotus... read more August 9, 2018 by


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