Ford, Volkswagen promise details on electric, autonomous vehicle alliance

Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said on Thursday they are expanding their global alliance announced in January with deals that are expected to involve collaboration on electric and autonomous vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

Ford CEO open to investors in autonomous vehicles but cautious on VW

Ford Motor Co Chief Executive Jim Hackett told Reuters the automaker is open to investment by automakers and others in its autonomous vehicle business, but cautioned that expanding partnerships with German automaker Volkswagen AG is a "delicate dance.".....»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2018

VW embarks on $50 billion electrification plan

Volkswagen plans to spend 44 billion euros ($50 billion) on electric cars, autonomous driving and new mobility services by 2023 and explore closer cooperation with Ford, the German company said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 16th, 2018

Ford, VW could announce electric, driverless-car collaborations: analyst

Ford Motor Co. and Volkswagen AG are both holding events later this week where they could announce a collaboration on electric vehicles or autonomous driving, analysts at Evercore ISI said in a note Monday. Ford holds a driverles.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 19th, 2018

Ford and Volkswagen are about to make cars for each other

The alliance will also see the automakers pondering further collaboration in electric and self-driving cars......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 15th, 2019

GM, South Korea"s LG hook up in EV battery joint venture

General Motors and South Korea's LG Chem announced they will invest $2.3 billion to set up an electric vehicle battery joint venture near a shuttered GM plant in Ohio. Conway G. Gittens has the details......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 5th, 2019

12 most anticipated new cars and trucks of 2020: These upcoming vehicles are ones to watch

Electric vehicles from General Motors, Ford, Tesla, Rivian, Volkswagen and Porsche make our list of most anticipated new cars .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 2nd, 2019

Tesla Model Y vs Ford Mustang Mach-E [COMPARISON]

Competition in the electric vehicle industry is intensifying with each passing month. So far, Tesla has been the undisputed leader in the category. But established... The post Tesla Model Y vs Ford Mustang Mach-E [COMPARISON] appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 29th, 2019

Feuding Korean firms risk disrupting electric car battery supplies

In 2018, South Korea's SK Innovation beat its larger, local rival LG Chem to a multibillion dollar deal to supply German carmaker Volkswagen with electric vehicle batteries in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 26th, 2019

VW"s Audi to cut one in ten jobs to fund shift to electric vehicles

Volkswagen's luxury car unit Audi on Tuesday said it would cut one in ten jobs, freeing up billions of euros to fund its shift toward electric vehicle production......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 26th, 2019

Automotive Minute: Ford debuts the 2021 Mustang Mach-E, an electric vehicle with a familiar name (PHOTOS)

The future of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) has finally arrived. The company’s first mass-produced, all-electric vehicle made its debut last week in an airport hangar in Hawthorne, California — across the street from Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) headquarter.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2019

Tesla unveils first-ever electric pickup truck

Tesla Inc on Thursday unveiled its first pickup truck, delivering on a promise by Chief Executive Elon Musk to build an electric version of America's favorite vehicle and one that threatens the heart of Detroit automakers' profits......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 22nd, 2019

Elon Musk said he"s excited about Ford"s $43,895 Mustang Mach-E electric SUV — here"s how it will stack up against Tesla"s $39,000 Model Y (TSLA, F)

Ford Ford unveiled a new electric crossover SUV, the Mustang Mach-E, on Sunday in Los Angeles. Ford will release the vehicle next year. The Mustang Mach-E will start at $43,895. Tesla's Model Y crossover.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 18th, 2019

VW CEO says new ID.3 car 40% cheaper to build than electric Golf

Volkswagen's new ID.3 electric vehicle will be 40% cheaper to build than the electric version of its Golf model, Chief Executive Herbert Diess told investors on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 18th, 2019

An electric Mustang SUV? Detroit’s big sustainability bet

Ford Motor’s latest offering seems like an oxymoron twice over: It’s a sport utility vehicle that’s electric … that’s a Mustang. It’s also Detroit’s biggest bet yet on a mass-market future for battery-powered cars......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 18th, 2019

Ford just revealed its Mustang Mach-E SUV — the first new Mustang-branded vehicle since 1964 and a Tesla challenger (F)

Ford On Sunday, Ford revealed its much-anticipated, all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV ahead of the official opening of the Los Angeles auto show. Ford also opene.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 18th, 2019

Driven: Ford ponies up on electric vehicles with a Mustang-inspired SUV

Ford Motor Co. on Sunday unveiled its all-new fully electric vehicle, the Mustang Mach-E. Ford Motor Co. on Sunday unveiled its all-new fully electric vehicle, the Mustang Mach-E......»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 17th, 2019

Ford bets on an electric Mustang to charge its turnaround

The Mustang Mach E electric sport utility vehicle Ford Motor Co unveiled in Los Angeles on Sunday is more than another car for the storied automaker......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 17th, 2019

Ford to use Mustang name for electric SUV

Ford Motor Co will use the Mustang name, previously reserved for a muscle car, for an electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) that customers in the United States, Canada and Europe can start ordering on Nov. 17, the company said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2019

Ford to start taking reservations for electric SUV next week

Ford Motor Co will start taking reservations for its electric sport utility vehicle, Mustang Mach-E, starting Nov. 17, when the U.S. automaker unveils the vehicle at an event in Los Angeles, the company said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2019

Volkswagen"s Shanghai EV plant with SAIC has started trial production: VW CEO

Trial production has started at Volkswagen AG's (VW) and SAIC Motor Corp Ltd's $2.5 billion electric vehicle (EV) factory in Shanghai, VW's chief executive said on Friday, the latest development in the race to sell EVs in China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 7th, 2019