auto

Ola will add 10,000 electric rickshaws to its India fleet over the next year

Ola announced today that it will add 10,000 electric auto-rickshaws to its fleet in India over the next 12 months. The program, called “Mission: Electric,” is part of its ambitious plan to put one

Prodigy raises $5.4M to unify the in-store and online car-buying experience

If you’ve ever tried to buy a car, there’s a good chance that a lot of your research has shifted online as it’s become easier and easier to figure out exactly the kind of car you wan

Tampa offers first demo of its connected vehicle technology project, launching with 1,600 cars in 2018

Tampa's goal to become a smart city was on display on Monday, as the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority hosted the first public demonstration of a connected vehicle technology research project th

A day on the track with the ridiculous 2017 Ford GT supercar

A few weeks back, Ford invited us out to Salt Lake City to spend an afternoon in the 2017 Ford GT supercar. They’re only making 250 of these things per year, and they’ll go for around $500

eBay acquires Cargigi to expand its eBay Motors team, improve tech for auto dealers

Ebay announced this afternoon that it’s acquiring an auto industry technology company known as Cargigi, a large provider of advertising and marketing services on a number of popular free class

The Zebra, A “Kayak For Auto Insurance,” Grabs $17 Million To Better Educate Drivers About Rates & Coverage

Austin-based The Zebra, a startup that’s something of a “Kayak for auto insurance,” has been working to bring the process of shopping for insurance online, where consumers can more t

Connected Car Company Zubie Rolls Out An API For The “Internet Of Cars”

Zubie, a company that sells a device allowing drivers to tap into their car’s onboard computer and then sync vehicle diagnostic data to their smartphone, is today expanding its footprint with th

Insurance Zebra Raises $1.5 Million From Mark Cuban, Floodgate, Silverton & Birchmere To Be The Kayak For Auto Insurance

Pittsburgh-born, but now Austin-based <a target="_blank" href="http://www.insurancezebra.com/">Insurance Zebra</a>, a startup that aggregates car insurance quotes the way that Kayak aggregates flight

Carvoyant Is Ready To Put Your Car In The Cloud

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.carvoyant.com/">Carvoyant</a>, a startup that's been busy developing a platform that will tell you exactly what's going on with your vehicle's general health (and <

Following Thefts, Luxury Car-Sharing Service HiGear Acquired By Rent2Buy

San Francisco-based <a href="http://www.higear.com/">HiGear</a>, a peer-to-peer car-sharing service for luxury vehicles, has been acquired. The news follows the company's decision to shut down operat

MOG Partners With JVC & Aha, Is Coming To Subaru Vehicles

Music streaming service <a href="https://mog.com/">MOG</a> is today announcing partnerships with mobile, audio and video equipment manufacturer <a href="http://www.mobile.jvc.com/index.jsp">JVC</a> as

Ford to Sell Solar Panel System Alongside Electric Cars

<a href="http://www.ford.com/">Ford Motor Company</a> is <a href="http://media.ford.com/article_display.cfm?article_id=35036">teaming up</a> with San Jose-based solar panel maker <a href="http://www.s

All-electric Fiat 500EV to hit U.S. in 2012

Chrysler first showed this baby off at the Detroit Auto Show this year. Today, we received word that an all-electric version of the Fiat 500 platform should be available in only a couple years. How ex

Volkswagen And Sirius Strike Deal

Looks like Sirius and Volkswagen have successfully completed a deal that will make Sirius Satellite Radio standard in select VWs from 2008 to 2012. The Touareg 2, New Beetle, New Beetle Convertible, G