Tag: Transportation

GM advising some Bolt EV owners to park 50 feet away from other cars in case of fire

The Vermont State Police released this photo of the 2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV that caught fire on July 1, 2021 in the driveway of state Rep. Timothy Briglin, a Democrat. Vermont State Police DETROIT – General Motors is advising some Chevrolet Bolt owners to not park their electric cars within 50 feet of other vehicles […]

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Walmart to test self-driving cars in multiple cities with Ford and Argo AI

Ford Motor plans to launch its self-driving vehicle businesses in 2022 with vehicles based on its Escape Hybrid crossover. Ford Walmart is expanding its self-driving vehicle program to include Ford Motor and Argo AI, an autonomous car start-up backed by the automaker. The companies said Wednesday that the collaboration will use Ford Escape hybrids with […]

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EV start-up Rivian beats Tesla, GM, Ford as first automaker to produce electric pickup

Rivian R1T electric truck Source: Rivian EV start-up Rivian is the first automaker to bring an electric pickup to the consumer market, beating Tesla, General Motors and others in what’s expected to be a hotly contested segment in the years ahead. Rivian founder and CEO RJ Scaringe on Tuesday tweeted that the company’s first R1T […]

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Looking to vacation for less? Here are the most, and least, affordable destinations in the U.S.

A tourist boat passes cowboy statues along Oklahoma City’s Bricktown Canal. Western heritage is a big draw in Oklahoma’s capital. Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau Ready to head out on vacation after the long pandemic-era drought — but not looking to go broke in the process? Online airport parking platform ParkSleepFly has ranked the […]

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Tesla’s Elon Musk reportedly urges ‘super hardcore’ push for deliveries amid supply chain problems

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk is urging employees to “go super hardcore” in the coming weeks in order to ensure a “decent” amount of vehicle deliveries this quarter, according to new reports. Tesla TSLA, +0.13% regularly faces quarterly delivery crunches, but this one appears worse than usual. Citing an internal email they obtained, Reuters […]

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