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Uber and Lyft will only make traffic congestion worse — it's time to stop the carnage on our roads and go driverless

Traffic is the bane of human existence and Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal now share the dubious distinction of being among the ten most congested cities in the U.S. 834 more words

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Peter Tertzakian: We're living in a world of energy contradictions

Last week’s announcement by Volvo that every car, “it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor,” jolted oil investors.

Then France amped up the newswire by switching on a ban: No more combustion car sales by 2040. 885 more words


Tesla Inc wants you to know it isn't just a carmaker anymore, so it dropped ‘Motors’ from its name

Tesla isn’t just a carmaker anymore.

Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors Inc. said in a regulatory filing today that its new name is Tesla Inc. The decision to drop the word “Motors” was made to reflect the fact that Tesla, which merged with SolarCity Corp., another Musk company, is now in the solar business as well. 95 more words


'Giant sigh of relief' for self-driving cars as Tesla Motors cleared in probe of fatal crash

The push to bring self-driving cars to American roads got a significant boost on Thursday when the nation’s chief auto safety regulator essentially cleared Tesla Motors Inc.’s Autopilot system of fault in a fatal 2016 crash. 901 more words


Hidden where cowboys gamble and wild horses roam: Tesla turns on its $5-billion Gigafactory

The Gigafactory has been activated.

Hidden in the scrubland east of Reno, Nev., where cowboys gamble and wild horses still roam — a diamond-shaped factory of outlandish proportions is emerging from the sweat and promises of Tesla CEO Elon Musk. 1,211 more words

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Tesla Motors misses deliveries forecast due to production delays, shares fall

Tesla Motors Inc. reported deliveries that fell short of its forecasts, sending shares lower in after-market trading, as production delays continue to plague the carmaker led by Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk. 382 more words


Video captures Uber’s self-driving car running a red light in San Francisco. Uber blamed it on a human

Uber Technologies Inc. has reverted to one of its bad-boy habits: ignoring regulators. California Department of Motor Vehicles officials said Wednesday that the ride-hailing provider is breaking the law by rolling out self-driving cars in San Francisco without their approval. 627 more words