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Tesla’s Autopilot is ‘easily’ tricked into working without anyone in the driver’s seat

Canoo co-founder and CEO resigns, new chairman takes over

Hyundai stops making the Kona EV for South Korea after battery recall

The Hongqi S9 is the start of a new chapter in China’s automotive story

Cadillac’s Lyriq EV will start at $59,990

Woman detained for protesting Tesla at Shanghai auto show

Genesis’ first electric car is way less exciting than its concept EVs

Mercedes-Benz’s EQB will be its first mass-market electric SUV in the US

Toyota finally gets off its ass and announces a real electric vehicle strategy

Faraday Future was investigated by the Department of Labor in 2020

Volvo will provide cars for Didi’s autonomous vehicle division

Audi teases the future of its electric sedans with the A6 E-Tron concept

Washington state lawmakers vote to phase out gasoline cars by 2030

Mercedes-Benz finally allows a full look at the 2022 EQS luxury electric sedan

The Q4 E-Tron is Audi’s best shot yet at selling a lot of EVs

Ford’s hands-free BlueCruise driving feature coming soon to the F-150 and Mustang Mach-E


The 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS is a declaration of maximum electric luxury

South Korea EV battery makers reach settlement in US trade dispute

Bad software is turning some Mustang Mach-Es into ‘electric bricks’

Amazon Music now has a Car Mode for easier use while driving

Polestar is building a zero-emissions car without ‘cop-out’ carbon offsets

GM is building an electric Chevy Silverado with 400 miles of range

Hummer’s new electric SUV can drive diagonally, with 300 miles of range and a $110,000 price tag

The resurrection of the Hummer brand continues with an electric SUV

Spotify leaks another look at the Car Thing, this time from within in its own app

Tesla delivered more cars than it made in the first quarter of 2021

Aptera and its solar car are back from the dead

And so is the government program that killed it

Amazon’s Alexa lets you control a Lamborghini’s air conditioning with just your voice

Fiat made a ‘Hey Google’ car

Volkswagen of America lied about rebranding to ‘Voltswagen’

Volvo and Aurora team up on fully autonomous trucks for North America

Hyundai’s Ioniq 5 electric crossover will be Motional’s robotaxi

Polaris and Optimus Ride are co-developing ‘fully autonomous’ low-speed shuttles