Will Australia dare follow Paris and support bikes and electric trucks instead of fossil SUVs?

The Australian admits that growing SUV sales threaten to undermine progress on EVs. It hints at following Paris and other parts of Europe in encouraging bikes and electric trucks.
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UAW files petition to hold a new election at Mercedes plant

The United Automotive Workers (UAW) has filed a petition to hold a new election at a Mercedes-Benz factory in Alabama, after the company’s workers voted against joining the union last week. In a union election held at the Mercedes factory in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, held last week, 56 percent of workers voted against UAW membership, though […]

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NHTSA adds incidents to preliminary probe into Waymo

The top U.S. safety regulator has widened its preliminary investigation into the self-driving software from Waymo, after the agency initially reported opening a probe into the company earlier this month. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) sent a letter to Waymo on Thursday notifying the company of additional incidents relating to the probe opened […]

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The Boring Company has given rides to 2 million passengers

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company has reached a milestone of giving rides to two million passengers in its first Las Vegas loop, just a little over a year after it surpassed one million. The Boring Company announced the news on X on Friday after it surpassed one million passengers in its underground loop in Las […]

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Tesla owners put on heart-shaped light show with over 200 cars

The latest coordinated Tesla light show has taken place, this in Europe with more than 200 vehicles participating in a heart-shaped display. Tesla owners in Salzburg, Austria, have put on a light show with over 200 cars as part of the larger Tesla Takeover event happening over the weekend. The light show took place on […]

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Tesla highlights upcoming Megapack project expansion to over 1 GWh

Tesla has highlighted an in-progress Megapack buildout that will top 1 GWh upon completion, as is being added to an existing site in partnership with renewable energy developer Arevon. On Saturday, the Tesla Megapack account on X posted about the next phase of the Arevon project in Kern County, California, which will bring the combined […]

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New York startup launches 500kW “charging trees”, says it will grow network bigger than Tesla

An innovated New York startup company has developed a space-saving EV charger that unlocks up to 500kW speed charging in street-side and tight underground parking applications. The company, which has received funding from Google, says its network will …