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

There’s never a dull moment for the EV giant  


Aurora Aims Big with Autonomous Testing in Texas

Startup targets commercial truck applications


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.

Autonomous Vehicles

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.