Tesla challenger Lucid Motors begins hiring, lays groundwork to make luxury electric sedans

The Bay Area company has started construction of the first phase of its $700 million electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Arizona. Company executives say they don't consider Tesla to be a rival, because those vehicles aren't "luxury.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

Electric car startup with plans for Arizona plant poaches Tesla manufacturing exec

A luxury electric car startup with plans to open a $700 million factory south of Phoenix has poached a former Tesla executive to lead its manufacturing efforts. Newark, California-based Lucid Motors Inc. has brought in Peter Hochholdinger, who had previ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2019

Lucid Motors CTO: We offer a luxury electric vehicle

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund has invested more than $1 billion in Lucid Motors. CTO Peter Rawlinson explains how the Lucid Air stands out from other electric vehicles......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 17th, 2018

New Tesla Rival Lucid Motors Says "Funding Secured" - Motley Fool

Motley FoolNew Tesla Rival Lucid Motors Says "Funding Secured"Motley FoolLucid Motors says it has "funding secured." The luxury electric-vehicle startup said on Monday that .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 17th, 2018

GM electric vehicle strategy last chance for Cadillac"s success: executive

General Motors Co's strategy to make its luxury Cadillac marque its lead electric vehicle brand is the automaker's final opportunity to turn the unit around and make it a success, a top executive said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

GM"s EV strategy last chance for Cadillac"s success: executive

General Motors Co's strategy to make its luxury Cadillac marque its lead electric vehicle brand is the automaker's final opportunity to turn the unit around and make it a success, a top executive said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 14th, 2019

Where Tesla rival Lucid is opening car stores in the Bay Area

Lucid Motors is taking a page from rival Tesla's playbook with plans sell its electric cars from posh "studios" in high traffic locations. Here's where you'll be able to find them in the Bay Area......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 8th, 2020

COVID-19 delays debut of first electric vehicle from Lucid Motors

The California company building its massive production facility south of Phoenix had planned to unveil the car next week at the New York Auto Show, which was postponed until late August amid travel bans and the mounting COVID-19 outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 31st, 2020

Coronavirus has Tesla slashing on-site staff at Nevada factory by 75%: Report

The factory produces electric motors and battery packs for Tesla's popular Model 3 sedans.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 27th, 2020

GM upgrades myChevrolet app to help electric car drivers find available charging stations

General Motors is upgrading its myChevrolet app to integrate features designed to make it easier for electric car owners to fi.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 21st, 2020

Nikola Motor, Lucid ramp up tech manufacturing hiring in Arizona

Two startup vehicle manufacturers, Nikola Motor Co. and Lucid Motors Inc., both have big hiring plans as they ramp up operations in Pinal County, south of Phoenix. Company officials spoke to the Business Journal about their hiring strategy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2020

General Motors to invest $2.2 billion in all-electric vehicle plant in Detroit

General Motors Co. said Monday that it will invest $2.2 billion to build a plant in Michigan that will make all electric vehicles. The automaker (NYSE: GM) said it will make the investment at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant where it will produce a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 27th, 2020

GM to invest $2.2 billion at Detroit factory to make electric trucks, SUVs

General Motors Co will invest $2.2 billion in its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to build electric trucks and sport utility vehicles, a move that would create 2,200 jobs, the No.1 U.S. automaker said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 27th, 2020

Tesla rival Lucid Motors is making its first 80 cars at former Theranos plant in East Bay

Lucid Motors Inc. on Tuesday said it is making the initial 80 prototype models of its first electric vehicle, the Air, ahead of a formal unveiling in New York in April. The Newark company is building the first batch of the cars at a large manufact.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

Tesla Breaks Ground in Shanghai: Deliveries Begin in World"s Largest EV Market

Luxury electric vehicle maker make progress to establish itself globallyCheck out Chuck Akre Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Chuck Akre (Updated on 01/07/2020)Related Stocks: TSLA, NIO,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJan 8th, 2020

Capitol Report: Tax-credit expansion sought by Tesla, other EV players fails to make it into lawmakers’ tax-break deal

Tesla, General Motors and other players in the electric-vehicles sector come up short in the scramble around a year-end tax package. ......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 17th, 2019

GM"s battery partnership with LG Chem will have 2 major benefits as the company begins the transition to electric vehicles (GM, KRW)

Ruben Sprich/Reuters On Thursday, General Motors and LG Chem announced that they will sp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 8th, 2019

Exclusive: GM, LG Chem to announce EV battery joint venture in Ohio - sources

General Motors and South Korea's LG Chem are set to announce on Thursday a 50:50 joint venture in Ohio to make electric vehicle batteries, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: 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

Prepare for landing: $3.25M home south of Phoenix has private runway, airplane hangar

Need extra room for the airplane collection? A property south of Phoenix has the space for you. The property, which encompasses a 155-acre ranch south of Casa Grande, includes a private 2,500-foot runway and 3,000-square-foot hangar to make grocery run.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 22nd, 2019