| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Tesla Motors Inc., will join the Nasdaq 100 stock index beginning Monday to fill the spot of computer technology company Oracle Corp., which announced last month it would move to the New York Stock Exchange.
Headed by Elon Musk, the billionaire also...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Bowing to criticism that its C-Max hybrid didn't get the fuel economy claimed on its window sticker, Ford Motor Co. has restated the compact car's mileage ratings and said it will issue special payments to people who own the vehicle.
Ford said it...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:53 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday jets off to Ireland and Germany for a two week summer vacation.
Brown said he plans to meet with the Irish prime minister and German government officials while there, but hopes to spend most of his time as a...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:52 AM
Crowded scene at Ocean Park Beach, now a part of Santa Monica....
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:42 PM
The cost of owning an electric car is wriggling its way down to becoming competitive with its gas-powered peers, according to new projections by the Electrification Coalition.
Representatives from the Washington, D.C., advocacy group said during a...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
General Motors and Honda are joining forces to develop hydrogen fuel cell technology for both brands, executives announced Tuesday.
“We are convinced this is the best way to develop this important technology, which has the potential to help reduce...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:53 AM
General Motors came out ahead of Nissan in the rechargable car race this month, an ongoing showdown driven by falling lease prices and piqued consumer interest in the alternative fuel market.
While June auto sales looked promising across the board for...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:35 AM
American Honda Motor Co. reported 9.7% growth in June sales on the strength of crossover and minivan sales.
The increase came despite continued weakness in the automaker's Acura luxury division, which saw sales decline by 10.4%, to 13,765, compared to...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 8:41 AM
A White House petition to allow Tesla Motors to sell straight to consumers throughout the U.S. surpassed the 100,000-signature threshold it needed this week to prompt response from the administration.
“States should not be allowed to prevent Tesla...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:25 AM
If Chief Executive Elon Musk was at all concerned about Tesla's position as the most technologically advanced electric car on the market, a new app designed for Google Glass just might cement the luxury brand's status.
Software engineer Sahas Katta,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Shares of electric car maker Tesla Motors surged nearly 8% on Monday after a securities analyst increased her sales projection for the company and upgraded its stock.
With less than two hours left in regular stock trading Monday, the Palo Alto...