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Hyundai Announces EV Pricing

Pricing has been announced for Hyundai’s first dedicated electric vehicle dubbed Ioniq. It will offer three powertrain options in the same body shell: hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery-electric. The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid starts at $23,035, while the Ioniq Electric model starts at $30,035. Both base prices include an $835 destination charge, but not any …
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Video: Elon Musk At World Government Summit 2017 Dubai

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBuLgBX2bKQ” video_title=”1″ max_width=”1200″ align=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Speaking to an audience at the World Government Summit in Dubai, Elon Musk said he expects cyborgs to walk among us. “Over time I think we will probably see a closer merger of biological intelligence and digital intelligence,” Musk said. Among other topics, he also spoke of the looming effects of automation on …
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Tesla Enters Dubai

Tesla has officially launched sales in the United Arab Emirates. Orders are being accepted for the Model S and Model X, with deliveries of the vehicles expected in the summer. A pop-up store in The Dubai Mall is currently showcasing the vehicles while construction crews build a new Tesla service center in Dubai, a first in the Middle East. …
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Video: GM Shows Off Self-Driving Cruise Bolt EV

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]GM subsidiary Cruise Automation has released the second in a series of videos showing its self-driving technology applied to the Chevy Bolt EV. Cruise began testing Bolt EV prototypes on the streets of San Francisco and Scottsdale, Ariz. last year.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vfgjemwc9NU” video_title=”1″ max_width=”1200″ align=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row]
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Autopilot Update Roundup

As details of Tesla’s new version of Autopilot emerge, there’s a clear emphasis on safety, including a tweet-of-caution from CEO Elon Musk. Musk’s Twitter feed, TMC Community posts and other news outlets have reported that Autopilot became available last week to cars equipped with second generation hardware – or HW2. Some of the released features …