As the slow speed pursuit continues in El Sereno, the pursuit suspect appeared to be talking to the driver of a separate vehicles traveling alongside them.
There wasn’t much left of the electric car…
Lucid is offering employees $18,000 discounts to buy its cars by the end of the year, tries to rack up orders
The program could help Lucid juice delivery numbers before the year's end as it ramps up production of its flagship Air sedan.
- Car and Driver
After being awarded a U.S. Army contract in July, Canoo has outfitted one of its electric pickup trucks for military duty and sent it to the army for analysis.
- Military Times
Investigators blamed the pilot for his jet’s demise, saying the airman could have regained control over the F-16.
Elon Musk is controversial, emotional and very, very rich. He's also probably the best business showman since Steve Jobs ran Apple. Musk's outside-the-box thinking was on display again this week as Tesla's CEO delivered the first of the company's much anticipated, and often delayed, semi trucks.
- Military Times
The mishap occurred at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan.
There’s a lot to get caught up on…
You have heard of barn finds...this 1969 Shelby is a basement find.
Elon Musk and Tesla changed the way consumers think about and look at cars. The groups are investing billions of dollars to develop electric vehicles. Consumers are also following developments, since their demand for these green vehicles is rising sharply even as the cars remain expensive and the numbers of charging stations continue to lag.
- Road & Track
But there's no timeline on when.
- Cape Cod Times
Falmouth police and fire departments responded to a plane crash at Falmouth Airpark on Friday.
- American City Business Journals
Honda Motor Co. monthly sales fell again last month, but the size of those declines is decreasing. The automaker, which bases much of its North American operations in Marysville, Thursday said total November sales dropped 6.1% to 79,862 vehicles in the month. Sales of the Honda (NYSE: HMC) brand dropped 5.2%.
- KGO – San Francisco
At least four people were injured, one critically after a SamTrans bus crashed into 16 cars in the Serramonte Center parking lot in Daly City Friday.
Ford Motor is maintaining its electric-vehicle momentum even as the company, and the U.S. auto industry, struggles to build enough cars to meet demand. Ford (ticker: F) reported Friday that it delivered 6,255 EVs in November, up 102% from the 3,088 delivered in the same month of 2021. It’s the fifth consecutive month Ford EV sales have grown at a triple-digit rate.
Like most automakers today, Toyota’s crossover and SUV lineup splits the pie pretty narrowly. Excluding the battery-electric BZ4X and distinctions between hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles, the brand currently offers seven: the C-HR, Corolla Cross, RAV4, Highlander, Venza, 4Runner and Sequoia. There’s certainly some overlap there in terms of size and capability. But the company isn’t satisfied, as it’ll make room for one more SUV next year — the three-row Grand Highlander.
- Good Morning America
A mother and her four children have been run over as her kids were getting off of a school bus by a driver trying to escape the police. The incident occurred just before 5 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon in the Midwood neighborhood of Brooklyn in New York City when police say they tried to stop a white Mercedes-Benz traveling along Flatbush Avenue. Instead of stopping, the female driver took off on Avenue J and went straight through several bus stops before hitting the family with her car, according to ABC News’ New York City station WABC.
- Business Insider
Broken EV chargers are a huge turnoff for electric car drivers and prospective buyers. That signals a growing business opportunity for startups racing to keep those plugs up and running.
If a driver makes the switch to an electric car and finds themselves at a plug that doesn't work, it could confirm all their fears about EV ownership.
- Miami Herald
Subway surfing is a perilous and growing trend among the city’s young people, one outlet reported.
FHP responded to the crash under the I-95 overpass around 1 a.m. Friday.
- Fox News
One former FBI detective said the vehicles towed from the Moscow, Idaho, home where four students were murdered were likely an "afterthought" for investigators.