Rivian Lands Former Tesla Engineering Exec

Nick Kalayjian to helm the company’s engineering operations as it prepares to launch its first EVs


Tesla Picks Texas for New Plant Site, Files Lawsuit Against Rivian

There’s never a dull moment for the EV giant  

Autonomous Vehicles

Aurora Aims Big with Autonomous Testing in Texas

Startup targets commercial truck applications

Autonomous Vehicles

Cruise Trims Autonomous Vehicle Staff

The GM affiliate still has a huge cash reserve. But the outlook for robo-taxis is uncertain.


Waymo Bumps External Funding to $3 Billion

New investments will go toward people, tech and operations


Lincoln Pulls the Plug on Rivian-Based EV

COVID-19 continues to take its toll on vehicle programs


Rivian Delays EV Launches Until 2021

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


EV Startup Rivian Gets $1.3 Billion in New Funding

Electric car startups are still attracting major funding from hopeful investors. The latest example: $1.3 billion landed by Michigan-based Rivian Automotive.

Autonomous Vehicles

GM Cruise Picks Up Another $1.2 Billion in Funding

GM Cruise LLC has received $1.2 billion from institutional investors, thereby hiking the market value of the autonomous-car startup to $19 billion.


Aurora Lands $530 Million in Funding

Silicon Valley-based self-driving car-startup Aurora Innovation Inc. has landed $530 million in its second round of funding.


Uber Will Seek Another $2.1 Billion in Funding

Uber Technologies Inc. is launching a fresh, $2.1 billion round of funding that would boost its book value to $62.5 billion, sources tell Bloomberg News.