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Diesel cars are emitting cancer-linked particles that are too small to be regulated, finds new study

Diesel vehicles are emitting more cancer-causing particles than ever. This is solidifying the fact that cars operating on diesel fuel…

Audi and BMW employees face job cuts, reduced bonuses amid scramble towards EVs

German automakers Audi and BMW are facing painful cutbacks as each company attempts to accelerate its efforts towards electromobility. Based…

BMW mocks Tesla Cybertruck in social media ad for armored X5 SUV

The market may be warming up to the Tesla Cybertruck has shown in the vehicle's 200k reservations and its spreading…

IONITY takes wraps off new 350 kW “Halo” Tritium ultra-fast charger

Electric Vehicle charging company IONITY has unveiled a new 350 kW charger that the company anticipates will perform very well…

BMW’s potential EV program revival to be decided as Oliver Zipse nears new CEO post

BMW's electric car initiative is at a crossroads. After mostly being shelved by outgoing CEO Harald Krüger during his years…

BMW’s next CEO could revive an electric car initiative amid assault from EVs like Tesla

BMW CEO Harald Krueger is leaving his post as the German automaker's chief executive. In an update on Friday, the…

BMW CEO reportedly risks replacement amid poor sales, weak EV strategy, and the rise of Tesla’s Model 3

BMW CEO Harald Krüger has always preferred to work in the background. Content to leave the stage for others, Krüger…

Tesla (TSLA) completes $2.7B funding round as BMW pledges more EV competition

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) announced on Wednesday that it had closed its $2.7 billion offering of stock and convertible notes. The electric…

BMW exec commits to diesel, says electro-mobility discussions are “a little bit irrational”

In a rather surprising announcement, BMW AG board member Klaus Froehlich noted the German automaker is looking to keep diesel-powered…

Heavy rains at CES 2018 highlights self-driving technology limitations

At the Consumer Electronics Show annual showcase of technology in Las Vegas this year, something important was inadvertently highlighted. Inclement…

Pressures mount for BMW as Tesla continues to lead US large luxury car market

It’s a little early to predict that Tesla will drive the giant global automakers, one by one, into bankruptcy. However,…

Tesla designs their electric vehicles from the ground up; BMW – not so much

One distinct competitive advantage often considered for Tesla is the company's complete commitment to an electric vehicle future. Their cars don't sacrifice anything in the design…

Tesla CEO Elon Musk sways Daimler to invest $11B in EV development

Daimler AG, parent company to Mercedes-Benz, has responded to Tesla CEO Elon Musk's tweet that the company was "off by a…

BMW reveals a beefier and sportier 2018 i3s EV to rival Tesla’s Model 3

BMW has introduced a sportier version of its popular i3 compact sedan dubbed the i3s. The new, sleeker, performance-focused i3 features…

BMW reportedly takes aim at Tesla Model 3 with all-electric 3-Series sedan

With Tesla’s pre-sales for its Model 3 expected to be close to 400,000 units, it should come as no surprise that…

Tesla beats out BMW in German award for “Best Future Mobility Brand”

Germany has a well established track record of leading the charge towards renewables with the full court press of the…

BMW shows off autonomous technology at CES

BMW brought a one-two technology punch to CES 2017. First up was a sculpture showing what the German company envisions…

German auto industry wary of EV innovations inspired by Tesla

More than 300 high-ranking representatives of the German automotive industry gathered in Berlin recently to hear the President of the German Association…

BMW CFO downbeat about electric cars and their ability to generate profit

BMW chief financial officer Friedrich Eichiner was downbeat about electric cars when he spoke to reporters in Lisbon last week.…

BMW to launch 40 self-driving city cars in prep. for ride sharing service

BMW is the latest car company to jump into the race to build an autonomous ride sharing service. The Bavarian…