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Apr 12 2023
President Joe Biden's administration was set Wednesday to propose tougher greenhouse gas emission standards for cars and trucks sold in the U.S. that it claims could potentially lead to electric vehicles accounting for as much as 67% of all new sales in less than a decade. If that comes to pass, it would signal a remarkable transition in the American automobile market, given that electricDetroit Free Press
Apr 12 2023
The government’s challenge to automakers is monumental: Last year, all-electric vehicles were just 5.8 percent of new cars sold in the United States. All-electric trucks were even more rare, making up fewer than 2 percent of new heavy trucks sold. The new rules would require nothing short of a revolution in the US auto industry, a moment in some ways as significant as the June morning in 1896The Boston Globe
Jan 19 2024
Ford Motor Company is following through on plans to scale back production of its all-electric F-150 Lightning pickup that President Joe Biden once touted. On Friday, Ford executives announced that about 1,400 auto workers at the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn, Michigan, would be moved to other manufacturing jobs at the company or offered retirement packages. The workforce cuts comeBreitbart News
Feb 18 2024
A Galloway man died in a two-vehicle crash Saturday night that also injured another man, police said. At around 6 p.m. authorities were dispatched to Route 50, just south of Old Egg Harbor Road, for the report of a car crash. James Langlois, 29, of Richland, was driving a 2017 Dodge Ram south on Route 50 when his car crossed over into the northbound lane and hit an on-coming 2007 Dodge Ram,nj.com
Mar 31 2023
Fewer new electric vehicles will qualify for a full $7,500 federal tax credit later this year, and many will get only half that, under rules proposed Friday by the U.S. Treasury Department.
The rules, required under last year’s Inflation Reduction Act, are likely to slow consumer acceptance of electric vehicles and could delay President Joe Biden’s ambitious goal that half of newAssociated Press
Feb 14 2024
An autonomous vehicle was vandalized and burned in San Francisco’s Chinatown Saturday night. Video of the event was posted to the social media platform X by Gia Vang, an anchor with KNTV, the NBC station in San Francisco. Little was left but charred remains, as shown by a San Francisco Fire Department social media post. The big question is, why? Destruction of the vehicle was — a. A re-Western Journal
Jul 31 2023
Ford Motor Company announced it is projected to lose a whopping $4.5 billion from electric vehicles (EVs) this year, up from the previous projected loss of $3 billion.
The company released its second-quarter financial results on Thursday. The U.S.-based automaker's EV division, called "Ford Model e," has lost $1.8 billion so far this year, according to Fortune.
The projected $4.5Fox Business
Feb 17 2024
WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - The Wichita Police Department says an officer struck and killed a pedestrian while in a patrol vehicle in south Wichita on Saturday night. WPD says just before 8 p.m. on Saturday, crews responded to a collision in the 1300 block of MacArthur. The department says a WPD officer was headed eastbound in a patrol vehicle when the officer struck a pedestrian. Police say theKAKE
Mar 04 2022
More Americans are opting to purchase an electric vehicle, but some EV owners are surprised to find out how much their car's driving range is compromised by winter weather.
Why it matters: Getting over the hurdles of buying an EV — the higher sticker price, knowing where to charge it or the fear of getting stranded — is hard enough.
If your car doesn't live up to the EPA-Axios
Feb 09 2024
A private plane has crashed into a vehicle on a Florida highway causing a massive explosion. The incident occurred on I-75 in Collier County near Pine Ridge Rd. All southbound lanes closed. There is large police and emergency response. It's unclear how many people were on board and if there are any casualties. A private plane has crashed into a vehicle on a Florida highway causing a massiveDaily Mail