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Global Car Supply Chains Entangled With Abuses in Xinjiang, Report Says
Wed, 07 Dec 2022 05:16:05 +0000
A new report on the auto industry cites extensive links to Xinjiang, where the U.S. government now presumes goods are made with forced labor.
Michael Pertschuk, Antismoking and Auto Safety Crusader, Dies at 89
Wed, 30 Nov 2022 14:41:19 +0000
As an obscure but muscular congressional staffer and chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, he helped usher into law a raft of consumer protections.
What Elon Musk Is Doing to Twitter Is What He Did at Tesla and SpaceX
Mon, 21 Nov 2022 21:39:36 +0000
Firing people. Talking of bankruptcy. Telling workers to be “hard core.” Mr. Musk has repeatedly used those tactics at many of his companies.
Lewis Hamilton Reflects on His Next Step in F1
Fri, 18 Nov 2022 10:00:29 +0000
His contract is about up with Mercedes, but he has no intention of stepping away. Besides, he has so much more to do, especially on social issues.
Musk Testifies in Trial Over His Tesla Compensation Package
Wed, 16 Nov 2022 22:41:27 +0000
The billionaire chief executive testified about a multibillion-dollar compensation package the electric car company’s board put in place in 2018.
Electric Vehicles Start to Enter the Car-Buying Mainstream
Mon, 14 Nov 2022 03:45:36 +0000
While sales are still skewed toward affluent buyers, more people are choosing electric vehicles to save money.
It’s a Wrap in F1 for Sebastian Vettel
Fri, 18 Nov 2022 10:00:20 +0000
After four championships and 53 wins, he is retiring after Sunday’s Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi.
As Daniel Ricciardo Departs McLaren’s F1 Team, He Looks to 2024
Thu, 10 Nov 2022 10:00:24 +0000
He lost his Formula 1 seat with McLaren after a poor season and may spend next year as a reserve driver.
Rivian Lost $1.7 Billion in the Third Quarter
Wed, 09 Nov 2022 22:57:33 +0000
The electric truck maker said it had enough cash to fund its operations through 2025.
Tesla Cuts Prices in China in Sign of Slowing Demand
Mon, 24 Oct 2022 16:37:40 +0000
Shares of the company slumped as investors worried about increasing competition.
What Does an F1 Race in Brazil Lack? A Brazilian Driver.
Sun, 13 Nov 2022 09:39:29 +0000
The country that produced the astonishing Ayrton Senna has not had a permanent driver in the series in five years. What happened?
GM Reports Increased Profits in Third Quarter Amid High Inflation
Tue, 25 Oct 2022 20:08:35 +0000
General Motors sold more cars in the third quarter after struggling with a shortage of computer chips earlier in the year.
Ford Lost Money in the Third Quarter as Costs Surged
Wed, 26 Oct 2022 22:51:53 +0000
The automaker is struggling with supply chain problems and wrote off its investment in a self-driving technology business.
From Nashville to Tupelo on the Natchez Trace Parkway
Wed, 02 Nov 2022 21:56:27 +0000
With no billboards or gas stations, a fall drive along this winding, verdant All-American Road, is a head-clearing journey, offering encounters with history, nature, music and more.
E.V.s Start With a Bigger Carbon Footprint. But That Doesn’t Last.
Mon, 07 Nov 2022 19:09:39 +0000
The manufacturing and disposal of electric vehicles result in more greenhouse gases than nonelectric models, but that difference will eventually disappear altogether.
An Intense Year for Formula 1 Comes to an End
Fri, 18 Nov 2022 10:00:15 +0000
Races were squeezed into a tighter schedule, but the good news for teams is that the season is finishing earlier than last year.
Elon Musk Heads to Court to Defend His Billions in Tesla Pay
Wed, 16 Nov 2022 14:16:19 +0000
A shareholder is asking the court to void a 2018 compensation package that has paid the chief executive nearly $50 billion.
What’s on the Radio? In Formula 1 Racing, It’s the Engineer.
Fri, 11 Nov 2022 05:22:43 +0000
In the old days, teams held up signs to get info to drivers. Now a race engineer can talk directly to them.
F1 Shook Up Tradition by Adding Sprint Races
Thu, 10 Nov 2022 10:00:17 +0000
This season, there are just three of them — which determine the grid for the big event on Sunday — but drivers have mixed feelings about the format.
Uber’s Revenue Is Up 72 Percent From Last Year, but It Posts a Loss
Tue, 01 Nov 2022 20:12:16 +0000
The company had strong revenue growth but lost money in part because of its investments in other ride-hailing businesses.