Displaying items 121-132 of 186 » View latimes.com items only< Previous 1-10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Next >
Tribune staff reporterAmy Francetic was at a child's birthday party in 2004 when she decided it was time to leave Silicon Valley. "I was sitting there listening to 6-year-olds talk about IPOs and whose house was bigger and how much a wedding dress cost," she said. By...
VarietyGreen cars, green food and most of all, green entertainment was available Saturday as Hollywood bizzers and stars alike descended onto the Warner Bros. backlot to celebrate all things eco-loving at the Environmental Media Awards. Flanked by dancers...
KickingTiresToyota is expected to retake the title of No. 1 automaker from GM for 2012, according to analysts speaking with Bloomberg News. The automaker reported selling 4.97 million vehicles in the first half of the year compared to GM's 4.67......
Tribune NewspapersHere's a novel idea for an automaker: Open stores in an area where people are not shopping for cars. That's the strategy of Tesla Motors, the builder of high-end electric cars. The Palo Alto automaker opened its 12th North American store and second in...
Will electric cars take off? The view was somewhat clouded at Accenture's global and televised Sustainability 24 event last week. I chaired the electric car panel, and came away with the view that the early years are likely to be a bit slow, but...
SpaceX founder Elon Musk failed three times before successfully sending a commercial spacecraft to the International Space Station last month. The former chief executive of Paypal hadn't built anything physical besides model rockets as a child. On...
KickingTiresChrysler Group CEO Sergio Marchionne has decided to keep the number of offerings at Dodge and Chrysler brands to no more than five models, according to Automobile Magazine. The Chrysler brand is already below that level at four models, but......
Tags: Saab, Jeep, Nissan, Newspaper and Magazine, Marketing
Atlanta-based rapper Big Boi wasn’t surprised indie rock band Modest Mouse called on him to co-produce their first studio LP since 2007 — even if everyone else was. “Check my catalog,” Big Boi said in an alley outside of Tesla...
Tags: Big Boi, Entertainment, Music
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A first-of-its-kind commercial supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station following a successful liftoff early Tuesday, opening a new era of dollar-driven spaceflight. The SpaceX company made history...
KickingTiresTesla Motors has moved up the on-sale date of its 2012 Tesla Model S to June, and the electric carmaker revealed that top-of-the-line Model S trims will have a range of up to 265 miles. Due to quicker-than-expected approval by......
KickingTiresAfter Wednesday's Carfax study showed more than 2.7 million used cars were listed for sale online with unrepaired recalls, pressure is mounting on rental car companies to repair cars under recall before renting or selling them. U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer.......
KickingTiresIt's been nearly two years since Toyota announced its collaboration with Tesla Motors to bring electric variants of the RAV4 to market in 2012. We first got a glimpse of what that model might look like through a demonstration prototype......
Oct 29, 2012 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Oct 3, 2012 |Story| Tribune Media Services
Aug 3, 2012 |Blog| Cars.com
Jul 3, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 29, 2012 |Story| WTXX-LTV
Jun 15, 2012 |Story| Pasadena Sun
Jun 7, 2012 |Blog| Cars.com
Jun 13, 2011 |Story| Chicago Tribune
May 22, 2012 |Story| Petoskey News
May 11, 2012 |Blog| Cars.com
May 10, 2012 |Blog| Cars.com
Apr 30, 2012 |Blog| Cars.com
Original site for Tesla Motors, Inc. topic gallery.