'I thought something was exploding': Winston-Salem neighbor describes shooting, car crash in Ardmore
- Robb Report
Only a few minutes of training are required to fly the craft.
There wasn’t much left of the electric car…
There’s a lot to get caught up on…
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.
- 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.
- Associated Press
Federal officials investigating a helicopter crash in Hawaii are urging U.S. and Canadian regulators to require immediate inspections of Bell helicopters that are commonly used by air tour operators, law enforcement and air ambulances. The tail boom was found more than 700 feet from the main wreckage. The board said one of four hardware fittings used to attach the tail to the fuselage was not found at the accident site, and that there were fractures in the other three fittings.
- Car and Driver
It seems likely the new three-row crossover will fit between the current Highlander and larger Sequoia SUVs, and it'll make its full debut February 8.
- Patriot Ledger
A 77-year-old man is being held without bail after police say he repeatedly told an Asian man to "Go back to China" before hitting him with his car.
- Cape Cod Times
Falmouth police and fire departments responded to a plane crash at Falmouth Airpark on Friday.
- Lohud | The Journal News
More than 20 people were injured when a school bus crashed into a house on a residential street in the Spring Valley/New Hempstead section of Ramapo.
- Business Insider
I drove Mercedes-Benz's $141,000 Tesla rival. I loved its luxurious interior and extra-long range, but it's not perfect.
The Mercedes-Benz EQS has massaging seats, up to 350 miles of range, and a 56-inch "Hyperscreen." See 8 pros and cons of the swanky EV.
- Road & Track
But there's no timeline on when.
- LA Times
'They were coming in for a landing. We don't know what happened yet but speculations are a wind pocket or something sent them nose-down,' said the son of one of the men.
- 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.
- 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.
- Miami Herald
Subway surfing is a perilous and growing trend among the city’s young people, one outlet reported.
This month's worth of Editors' Picks includes
- Business Insider
5 things automakers and car shoppers are getting wrong about electric vehicles, according to GM's president
In a recent interview with Insider, Mark Reuss identified some common EV misconceptions among automakers and car shoppers.