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Business

Ohio Gets Smart About Driving EV Adoption Rates

Columbus partners with local businesses to help increase sales of electrified vehicles by 500%

Business

Ford Applies the Heat in Police Cruisers to Arrest Coronavirus

Bake for 15 minutes at 133°, repeat as needed

Economics

Tesla, Panasonic May Hike Battery Output

Plan would restore original capacity targets as EV production rises

Assembly

China’s Carmakers Ease Social Distancing Rules

Masks, temperature checks, disinfection practices continue

Business

A Look at What Could Have Been: Dyson’s Canceled EV

Tesla Model X fighter proved to be too costly of a risk

Production

Tesla Plant-Opening Drama Ends

Officials grant an already-reopened plant permission to open...next week

Production

Musk Rants about COVID Restrictions

Threats to move headquarters, California factory make no sense

Propulsion

Lotus Aims to Revamp EV Ownership Models

Partnership with British utility promises new charging infrastructure and smart grid tech

Marketing

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup

Sales perk up in China as production nosedives in Brazil, Mexico

Production

Tesla Rushes to Reopen Plants

Supply issues, equipment problems, COVID-19 rules blur plans

Business

Elon Musk Sounds Off

Artificial intelligence, Mars, baby names, “unconstitutional” lockdowns and what’s next for Tesla

Hybrid

China EV Maker Takes Norwegian Route to Europe

New BYD SUV will be followed by several light commercial trucks

Regulations

Musk Says Tesla Shares Cost Too Much. Wall Street Agrees.

Company sheds $14 billion in market value in two days

Production

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup for May 1

Factory relaunch schedules stretch out amid uncertainties

Autonomous Vehicles

Tesla Touts New Auto-Stop Tech

Teaching Autopilot to cope with intersections

Business

Honda Furloughs U.S. Salaried Staff

Driven by lack of sales demand, Honda employees will experience two payless weeks off before production resumes

Assembly

March Car Sales in China Drop (Only) 43%

Output forecast to match 2019 in second half

Propulsion

Shakeout for China’s EV Market

Funding dries up as market demand swoons

Production

Rivian Delays EV Launches Until 2021

Coronavirus pushes plans back for Rivian’s electric pickup and SUV

Production

Carmakers Cut Pay for Furloughed U.S. Staffs

Employees invited to apply for local unemployment benefits

Labor

A Skeptical View of Tesla

Montana Skeptic appears on this edition of “Autoline After Hours” to throw cold water on Tesla, but unlike the Wicked Witch of the West, it doesn’t melt

Tesla Fumbles Ventilator Gift

These devices are not what the doctor ordered

Business

What the Golden State Says About the Market

It has the landscape of several states, the population of several more and a demand for vehicles that may become more of the national norm.

Hybrid

Karma Aims to Join EV Platform-Sharing Club

Autonomous utility van and high-powered supercar among 22 possible variants