Vay Unveils ‘TeleDriving’ As a New Path to Autonomous Future

Berlin-based Vay announces new ”teledriving” technology that allows cars to be driven remotely in metropolitan areas Vay plans to become the first driverless, certified, commercial mobility service live on public streets in Europe as soon as next year Until the announcement, Vay has been in stealth mode, raising $30m in Series A funding from leading […]

EVgo to Participate in Virtual Investor Conferences in September

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–EVgo Inc. (Nasdaq: EVGO) (“EVgo” or the “Company”), the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles (“EVs”) and first powered by 100% renewable electricity, today announced that members of its executive leadership team will be presenting and meeting with investors at the following upcoming conferences: Cowen’s 14th Annual Global Transportation & […]

Atlas Financial Holdings Announces New Independent Director

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$AFHIF—Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. (OTC: AFHIF) (“we,” “us,” “our,” the “Company” or “Atlas”) today announced that effective as of September 1, 2021, the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) appointed Kurt Lageschulte to the Board to fill the vacancy created by the previously announced resignation of Walter Walker. Mr. Lageschulte is the Portfolio Manager […]

Joby Aviation to Participate in Deutsche Bank’s Virtual Technology Conference

SANTA CRUZ, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Joby Aviation (NYSE:JOBY), a California-based company developing all-electric aircraft for aerial ridesharing, today announced that Executive Chairman, Paul Sciarra, and CFO, Matt Field, will attend the Deutsche Bank Virtual Technology Conference on Friday, September 10th. The Company’s fireside chat presentation will be hosted at 12:45 PM ET. A webcast of the event […]

Ford Names Doug Field Chief Advanced Technology and Embedded Systems Officer

Doug Field joins Ford as chief advanced technology and embedded systems officer, reporting to President and CEO Jim Farley Field will partner closely with Hau Thai-Tang, Ford’s chief product platform and operations officer, to create the next generation of Ford’s connected products and experiences at the foundation of the Ford+ growth plan Field will lead […]

PRI Calls on the Racing Industry and Enthusiasts to Unite and Urge Congress to Pass the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports (RPM) Act

— EPA Enforcement Hits Small Speed Shop with $180,000 Fine — — Colorado-based PFI Speed fights EPA over fine for selling race parts — — Performance Racing Industry (PRI) President Dr. Jamie Meyer conducts an exclusive interview with Brent Leivestad of PFI Speed: https://youtu.be/lpPgY7S3E2g — ALISO VIEJO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To protect the motorsports industry against further […]

CA New Car Dealers Association Foundation Announces Scholarship Awards for 20 Auto Tech Students Across the State

“CAR CAREERS” Scholarship Program Aims to Support Workforce Development and Nurture Interest in the Automotive Industry SACRAMENTO , Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The California New Car Dealers Association Scholarship Foundation announced the winners of its annual “CAR CAREERS” Scholarship Program, providing more than $100,000 to deserving students who are pursuing careers in automotive technology. The grant recipients were […]

Global Electric Vehicle Market (2021 to 2025) – Featuring Bentley Motors, Blue Bird and BMW Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Electric Vehicle Market Outlook, 2025” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report identifies and discusses recent developments in electric mobility across the globe. The market that was recorded at a value of USD 27.85 Billion in the year 2014 is anticipated to grow with a CAGR of over 30% in […]

Terrafugia Inc. Launches New Brand and Commercial UAV

Commaris debuts flagship product at Commercial UAV Expo in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#UAV–Terrafugia Inc. today announces the launch of a new brand, CommarisTM, and the brand’s first product, the SEEKERTM, an innovative, electric, fixed-wing/VTOL hybrid aircraft designed explicitly for autonomous commercial aerial applications. Commaris will debut the SEEKER at the Commercial UAV Expo in […]

Mercedes-Benz USA Appoints Senol Bayrak Vice President, Sales & Product Management

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Mercedes-Benz USA announced the appointment of Senol Bayrak to the position of vice president, sales and product management, effective November 1, 2021. Bayrak succeeds Adam Chamberlain who, after 12 years, will leave the company and pursue opportunities outside of Daimler. In his new role, Bayrak will have overall responsibility for the company’s sales, […]