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Forget Chinese EVs. Biden’s Tariffs Will Hit The Cheapest Tesla Model 3

insideevs.com Of all the hefty tariffs against Chinese goods that President Joe Biden’s administration announced this week, the 100% tax on electric vehicles has gotten the most buzz.…

Diane Ford, Stand-Up Comic on HBO Specials and ‘An Evening at the Improv,’ Dies at 68

hollywoodreporter.com Diane Ford, a stand-up comic and Las Vegas headliner who drew laughs on HBO specials and A&E’s An Evening at the Improv, died April 30 of cancer in Sarasota, Florida, her…

Mercedes workers in Alabama vote against joining UAW

thehill.com Mercedes-Benz workers in Alabama voted against joining the United Auto Workers (UAW) Friday, dealing a blow to the union that hopes to make progress in the south following a…

Ford CEO says this iconic model will "never" be an EV

thestreet.com CEO Jim Farley says he's open to expanding the offerings of their most iconic sports model, but will stop short of offering it as an EV — that's if he hasn't already.…

Employees at Alabama Mercedes plants vote 56 percent against union, slowing UAW effort in South

pbs.org Workers at two Mercedes-Benz factories near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, voted overwhelmingly against joining the United Auto Workers on Friday, a setback in the union’s drive to…

Mercedes-Benz workers in Alabama vote against joining UAW, a blow to union's expansion in the South

abcnews.go.com The defeat follows a UAW victory at a Volkswagen plant in Tennessee last month. Mercedes-Benz workers in Alabama vote against joining UAW, a blow to union's expansion in the…

UAW's southern strategy falls short as Mercedes workers in Alabama reject union

fortune.com Workers at two Mercedes-Benz factories near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, voted overwhelmingly against joining the United Auto Workers on Friday, a setback in the union’s drive to…

The Porsche-Cybertruck drag race myth has finally been debunked: Guess who's faster

thestreet.com Cybertruck was finally released to the public during a live-streamed keynote on November 30 last year, CEO Elon Musk made a daring claim that he supported with supposed…

Mercedes workers vote no to union, putting the brakes on UAW's march South

npr.org Mercedes workers vote no to union, putting the brakes on UAW's march South It's a no. Autoworkers at Mercedes-Benz near Tuscaloosa have rejected joining the United Auto…

These Car Brands Have the Pushiest Dealerships

247wallst.com Buying a new car is so exciting, yet sometimes a pushy salesperson can take all the fun out of it. No doubt, a salesperson’s job is to sell, but some sales tactics are just…

3 Strategies to Keep Your Customers Coming Back For More

entrepreneur.com The critical risk area for losing a guest varies, depending on the industry and the individual guest's experience, but three main touch points offer opportunities to…

Ford begs suppliers to help stem EV losses: 'We will all win or lose together'

aol.com None Ford is asking suppliers for cost-cutting ideas. • None Ford and other major automakers still lose billions of dollars on EVs. • None The auto industry is adjusting to…

Will Zeekr’s IPO Bounce Get Americans Excited About Chinese EVs?

observer.com Earlier this week, Chinese electric carmaker Zeekr launched its U.S. IPO to the tune of a $6.8 billion valuation and a pop that raised $441 million for the Geely-owned…

Mercedes-Benz workers cast final votes in high-stakes UAW election

cbsnews.com After a watershed victory last month in Tennessee, the United Auto Workers is vying for a repeat performance Friday in Alabama. The final votes have been cast in the…

KENTUCKY DERBY 150: A RECORD-BREAKING CELEBRATION

benzinga.com LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 17, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- When Churchill Downs hosted the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 4, it marked a monumental event in sports and American culture…

These tiny EVs are making a big impact

aol.com None Tiny EVs like the Nissan Sakura and BYD's Seagull are challenging Tesla in Japan and China. • None But these minuscule motors are unlikely to come to the US anytime…

The US Car Industry Is In Phenomenal Trouble. Thank China

247wallst.com The head of Inside EVs, a leading EV media business in the U.S., reported after driving 12 Chinese EVs that the U.S. car industry faces serious trouble if these Chinese…

China Business Capital Okays Foreign Data Exports Sought By Tesla

asiafinancial.com China’s business and market capital, Shanghai, will allow companies to transfer some data overseas without security assessments. The city has compiled a list of data that it…

Lucid Stock Investors: Stay Away From This Dead Man Walking Stock

investorplace.com The luxury EV is dead but just doesn't know it Lucid Group (NASDAQ: ) is a perfect example of why you should not short a stock. As famed economist John Maynard Keynes once…

UAW faces test of its plan to unionize auto plants in anti-union South as vote wraps up at 2 Mercedes-Benz factories in Alabama

fortune.com The United Auto Workers union faces the latest test of its ambitious plan to unionize auto plants in the historically nonunion South when a vote ends Friday at two…

VW The Latest Automaker To Step Back From All-Electric Plans To Embrace Hybrids

zerohedge.com VW The Latest Automaker To Step Back From All-Electric Plans To Embrace Hybrids Not to be left behind by the rest of the industry, Volkswagen is the latest auto manufacturer…

The Tories' war on foreign students isn’t for the good of the country

theguardian.com A key turning point in British politics was Tony Blair’s famous three priorities: “education, education, education”. A giant step was his 1999 conference speech: “Today I…

UAW's push to unionize factories in South faces latest test in vote at 2 Mercedes plants in Alabama

apnews.com The United Auto Workers union faces the latest test of its ambitious plan to unionize auto plants in the historically nonunion South when a vote ends Friday at two…

Many US consumers staying away from EVs due to lack of charging availability: report

foxbusiness.com American car buyers' interest in purchasing dipped compared to a year ago, in part due to concerns about adequate charging infrastructure, a new study from J.D. Power shows.…

Tesla tech beloved by investors is being rejected by its biggest fans

thestreet.com Back in March, Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk decided to give owners of compatible vehicles a free month trial of its most controversial software — a driver-assist function…

Is the move to electric cars running out of power?

bbc.co.uk Any motorway driver will know the feeling: you're cruising along, miles of open road seemingly ahead and then from nowhere, a slowdown. Something similar has hit the…

Honda plots $65 billion investment to build seven new EVs as it looks for a comeback

electrek.co Honda is done standing by while rivals like Tesla and BYD steal market share. To stay competitive, Honda is doubling its investment in EVs to $65 billion (10 trillion yen)…

What’s at stake in the union election at a Mercedes-Benz plant in Alabama

aol.com A high-stakes union election is underway at a Mercedes-Benz plant near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the only plant for the luxury automaker in North America. The fallout will be…

Now Is the Time to Buy Stocks: Experts’ 3 Top Picks

investorplace.com Invest now as experts say these top stocks are going to skyrocket The future of the U.S. economy appears promising, marked by significant investments and rapid industrial…

Romney’s suggestion that Biden pardon Trump flies in the face of history

msnbc.com Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, says that President Joe Biden made a big mistake in not immediately pardoning former President Donald Trump when federal charges first dropped last…

Honda is bringing championship-winning F1 tech to its future EVs

thestreet.com Japanese automaker Honda (HMC) may be late to the EV game, but the Tokyo-based brand has further laid out its game plan for its future electric models, which includes tens…

Tesla keeps cutting jobs and the feds probe Waymo

techcrunch.com Welcome back to TechCrunch Mobility — your central hub for news and insights on the future of transportation. Sign up here for free — just click TechCrunch Mobility! What a…

Justin Kurzel’s True Crime Thriller ‘The Order’ Starring Jude Law, Nicholas Hoult & Tye Sheridan Acquired By Vertical

deadline.com Vertical has acquired U.S. rights from AGC Studios to The Order, a dramatic thriller directed by Australia’s Justin Kurzel (Macbeth), on which we were first to report.…

Consumer interest in EVs just dropped for the first time in 3 years, report says

aol.com A new report from automotive research firm J.D. Power noted fading EV interest from American consumers. For the first time since J.D. Power began its Electric Vehicle…

Unsold Teslas Pile-Up In Mall Parking-Lots, Big Discounts Likely

zerohedge.com Unsold Teslas Pile-Up In Mall Parking-Lots, Big Discounts Likely Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, Tesla is renting parking lots to store thousands of vehicles.…

Got $1,000? Buy Passive Income Generating Dividend Stocks

247wallst.com Investors love dividend stocks because they provide dependable income and a great opportunity for solid total return. Total return includes interest, capital gains,…

Auto incentives are back

cnbc.com Incentives are coming back to the auto market, but high interest rates are weakening those deals for car shoppers. "Pre-pandemic, people would see a 0% financing for 60…

Colab’s collaborative tools for engineers line up $21M in new funding

techcrunch.com Engineers Adam Keating and Jeremy Andrews were tired of using spreadsheets and screenshots to collab with teammates — so they launched a startup, Colab, to build a better…

Mercedes is pumping the brakes on development of flagship EVs

thestreet.com German luxury automaker Mercedes-Benz is set to dramatically reduce its development of electric vehicles in an effort to cut its spending amidst slow sales of its current…

Musk axed Supercharger team after its leader said no to more layoffs

businessinsider.com By clicking “Sign Up”, you accept our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy . You can opt-out at any time. Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on…

Biden's tariffs don't loosen China's grip on one key mineral in the EV economy

aol.com None Biden raised tariffs on China's green tech, but spared graphite for two years. • None China dominates global graphite supply, which is vital for EV batteries. • None…

Should Ford Be Afraid of New BYD Pickup?

247wallst.com 24/7 Insights Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) depends on sales of the bestselling F-Series pickups. Chinese EV maker BYD is set to launch a plug-in hybrid pickup in North America.…

Elon Musk axed the entire Tesla Supercharger team after their division chief defied orders and said no to more layoffs

aol.com None Tesla's Supercharger team was decimated after charging chief Rebecca Tinucci said no to more layoffs. • None Elon Musk wanted more job cuts after Tinucci had already…

Republican chair investigating Chamber of Commerce in seismic K Street shift

thehill.com A decade ago, a Republican committee chair investigating Washington’s biggest business advocacy organization would have been unthinkable. But times have changed. House Ways…

The 2024 Ford F-150: Pricing, specs, and what’s new this year for the talented full-size pickup

marketwatch.com The 2024 Ford F-150 is simply a king among full-size pickup trucks, with talents and features that should please almost any potential buyer.

The War and Treaty Accepts Groundbreaker Award

billboard.com The War and Treaty accepts the Groundbreaker award at Billboard’s Country Power Players 2024. Tanya Trotter:Well, I would first want to thank God for getting us here. And I…

Americans have been driving these Chinese-built cars for years

aol.com None Chinese car brands are missing from the US market, but Chinese-made cars are still sold in the US. • None Americans bought more than 104,000 Chinese-made cars in 2023…

Amid new Biden rules, BYD launched a cool plug-in hybrid pickup in Mexico

thestreet.com President Biden may have raised the Trump-era tariffs on Chinese EVs from 25% to 100%, but that did not stop Chinese auto juggernaut BYD (BYDDY) from releasing its new…

Biden's EV tariffs may not be enough to stave off the threat of Chinese vehicles in the U.S

cnbc.com DETROIT – President Joe Biden's plan to quadruple tariffs on China-made electric vehicles is unlikely to stave off the threat of more Chinese cars and trucks on U.S.…

American exceptionalism on full display in financial markets … or is it?

washingtontimes.com The U.S. economy has confounded forecasters’ dour predictions, but not the optimism of financial markets. A recession appears less likely as businesses keep adding jobs.…

A half-million school buses across US could become an EV battery powerhouse feeding the grid

cnbc.com The night life of school buses is about to get more interesting. Zum, which provides student transportation including EV buses to 4,000 schools across the country, is…

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