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Tesla secures Shanghai site for $2 billion China Gigafactory

Tesla secures Shanghai site for $2 billion China Gigafactory

Published 18/10/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - Tesla Inc has signed an agreement with the Shanghai government for an 860,000 square meter plot of land to build its first [more…]

Uber enters trailer leasing business

Uber enters trailer leasing business

Published 18/10/2018

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] said on Wednesday it is entering the trailer leasing business. The business, called Powerloop, will be a part of [more…]

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Euro zone investor morale falls on Italy, car industry worries

Published 08/10/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Investor morale in the euro zone fell more than expected in October, a survey showed on Monday, as concerns about Italy’s fiscal [more…]

U.S. plans to rewrite rules that impede self-driving cars

U.S. plans to rewrite rules that impede self-driving cars

Published 05/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is moving ahead with plans to revise safety rules that bar fully self-driving cars from the roads without equipment [more…]

Brexit Secretary Raab says: We will not accept two UK customs regimes

Brexit Secretary Raab says: We will not accept two UK customs regimes

Published 01/10/2018

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May’s government will not accept two different customs regimes in the United Kingdom after Brexit so the European [more…]

Ex-Apple engineers show their startup’s self-driving car sensor

Ex-Apple engineers show their startup’s self-driving car sensor

Published 01/10/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Two former Apple Inc engineers on Monday gave new details about the sensor system their startup company, Aeva Inc, is making [more…]

New Fiat Chrysler boss picks team to tackle industry in flux

New Fiat Chrysler boss picks team to tackle industry in flux

Published 01/10/2018

MILAN/DETROIT (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler’s (FCHA.MI) new boss unveiled his management team on Monday, seeking to revive the automaker in Europe, forge ahead in North [more…]

UK will see truly driverless cars on roads in 3-4 years: minister

UK will see truly driverless cars on roads in 3-4 years: minister

Published 01/10/2018

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Britain will see truly driverless cars on its roads in three to four years but there will still be a role [more…]

Philippine inventor aims to cut travel times with passenger drone

Philippine inventor aims to cut travel times with passenger drone

Published 26/09/2018

BATANGAS, Philippines (Reuters) - A Philippine inventor has unveiled what he calls a flying sports car that represents the future of transport, riding it out [more…]

Volvo halts Iran truck assembly due to U.S. sanctions

Volvo halts Iran truck assembly due to U.S. sanctions

Published 24/09/2018

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish truckmaker AB Volvo has stopped assembling trucks in Iran because U.S. sanctions are preventing it from being paid, a spokesman for [more…]