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Hyundai, Kia invest $110 million in UK electric van startup Arrival Ltd

16 Jan 2020

Korea's Hyundai Group is backing a UK electric vehicle startup that plans to begin selling battery-powered delivery vans in 2021, the companies said on Thursday.

Lidar laser-sensing technology: from self-driving cars to dance contests

07 Jan 2020

DETROIT/LAS VEGAS Self-driving cars employ lidar, a remote sensing technology using pulsed laser light the way radar uses radio waves, and lidar makers waiting for the automotive market to take off are courting new customers who would use the technology for everything from monitoring cattle to helping a disc jockey synchronize dance music.

Argo takes different road to skirt self-driving challenges

16 Dec 2019

PITTSBURGH/DETROIT Sky's the limit optimism about self-driving cars is giving way to tougher questions about how expensive automotive artificial intelligence will ever make a profit.

FOCUS-Argo takes different road to skirt self-driving challenges

11 Dec 2019

PITTSBURGH/DETROIT, Dec 11 Sky's the limit optimism about self-driving cars is giving way to tougher questions about how expensive automotive artificial intelligence will ever make a profit.

Flying cars could lure investors away from ground-based services - survey

09 Dec 2019

Electric air taxis — known colloquially, if somewhat misleadingly, as "flying cars" — could draw millions of investor dollars away from ground-based transportation start-up firms in 2020, according to a study released on Monday.

GM, LG Chem to build $2.3 billion electric vehicle battery plant in Ohio

06 Dec 2019

WARREN, Mich. General Motors Co and South Korea's LG Chem said on Thursday they will invest $2.3 billion to build an electric vehicle battery cell joint venture plant in Ohio, creating one of the world's largest battery facilities. | Video

CORRECTED-UPDATE 4-GM, LG Chem set $2.3 bln electric vehicle battery venture in Ohio

05 Dec 2019

WARREN, Michigan, Dec 5 General Motors Co .and South Korea's LG Chem said on Thursday they will invest $2.3 billion to set up an electric vehicle battery cell joint venture plant in Ohio, creating one of the world's largest battery facilities.

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