Tag: Autonomous

Toyota To Buy Lyft’s Autonomous Vehicle Division For $550 Million

Ride-hailing giant Lyft is selling its autonomous vehicle division to a subsidiary of Toyota for $550 million. Media reports have confirmed that Toyota’s Woven Plant Holdings subsidiary will acquire Lyft’s ‘Level 5’ self-driving division for $550 million in cash. Of this, $200 million will be provided to Lyft up front while the remaining $350 million […]

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2023 Cadillac Lyriq EV, Lincoln Zephyr Reborn In China, Audi A6 E-Tron Concept, Lexus ES Facelift: Your Weekly Brief

Good morning and welcome to our weekly digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… 2022 Lexus ES Bows With Updated Looks, Improved Dynamics And A New Touchscreen A new grille, LED lights and touchscreen infotainment help you pick out the 2022 version of the discrete, dependable ES sedan, while an optional handling […]

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VW Annoyed With China’s Beetle Clone, Chevy’s 9000 RPM Corvette Z06, New Lancia 037-Based Supercar, Tesla Autopilot Tricked: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… Consumer Reports Gets Tesla Model Y To Drive Without Anyone Behind The Wheel After Elon Musk denied Autopilot was activated in the Model S crash that killed two men in Texas recently, neither of whom was driving, Consumer […]

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XPeng P5: Record Pre-Orders For The Chinese Semi-Autonomous Electric Sedan

XPeng has started accepting pre-orders for the P5. A build slot for the Chinese electric vehicle, which celebrated its public premiere at the 2021 Shanghai Auto Show, can be secured for a refundable 99 yuan, or just $15 at the current exchange rates. The first customers will get “lifetime free charging”. Reservations kicked off on […]

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2023 Cadillac Lyriq EV, AMG Goes Electric, Ferrari 812 ‘Limited Edition’, VW’s Bargain Taos SUV, Hyundai Ioniq 5 Is Huge: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… NHTSA And NTSB To Investigate Tesla Crash With “No Driver” As Musk Claims Autopilot Wasn’t Engaged Police found no one in the passenger seat of car that crashed killing two, suggesting it might have been the result of […]

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