Tesla CEO alleges employee 'sabotage'

Elon Musk sends an e-mail informing staff that a Tesla employee conducted "extensive and damaging sabotage" to the company's operations.

Audi wants to connect electric cars to homes


The motoring manufacturer creates a system that connects its electric vehicle to the user's home and, in some cases, makes use of solar power to charge.

Musk's Boring Company to build high-speed system


Chicago selects Elon Musk's The Boring Company to build a high-speed underground commuter system.

Ford pilot sees 'autonomous' vans deliver food

13 Jun

The motoring manufacturer tests an on-demand delivery system in Miami to research how people and businesses interact with self-driving tech.

Tesla to lay off thousands in search for profit

13 Jun

The electric car maker will chop 9% of jobs across the company as it seeks to reduce costs and become profitable.

Tesla's Autopilot to get 'full self-driving feature'

12 Jun

Tesla's Autopilot driver assistance system will get full self-driving features following a software upgrade in August, says CEO Elon Musk.

Shareholder lawsuit attacks Musk's pay

11 Jun

Tesla CEO Elon Musk's multibillion-dollar compensation package should be rescinded and the board should be overhauled, states a lawsuit.

TomTom SA sells maps business to black entrepreneurs

11 Jun

TomTom SA's maps business has done a deal with local black entrepreneurs that will see it become 100% black-owned, and rebrand as mapIT.

Waymo to take robo-taxi service to Europe

Alphabet's self-driving unit Waymo wants to take its robo-taxi service to Europe after it launches in the US later this year.

Uber pedals into Europe's bike-sharing market

7 Jun

The ride-hailing company is about to launch its JUMP electric bike-sharing service in Germany as it diversifies and seeks to build bridges with local authorities.

Goodyear concept tyre grows moss

The tyre manufacturer unveils a concept tyre that incorporates living moss into it which will clean air as cars are driven.

Mercedes remakes 90s ad with autonomous tech

31 May

The survivor of the infamous Chapman's Peak accident returns to the crash site to test self-driving features in the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Number of electric cars on roads reaches record high

The International Energy Agency estimates that by 2030, there will be 125 million EVs on the road, based on existing and announced policies.