• News
  • Business

Tata wins bid to make electric cars for Indian government

Tata wins bid to make electric cars for Indian government

But this week may top it, thanks to one single, massive announcement: General Motors is dumping gasoline in favor of an electric future.

GM has previously announced plans to make some of its future electric vehicles capable of driving themselves in robot taxi fleets.

But GM said its promise takes this commitment a step further, NBC News reported.

General Motors plans two all-new electric vehicles for release in the next 18 months, the first of at least 20 EVs the automaker will launch by 2023 as part of its vision for a zero-emissions future. It will require a two-pronged approach to electrification - battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell electric, depending on the unique requirements.

Automakers, including electric vehicle market leader Tesla Inc, lose money on electric cars because battery costs are still higher than comparable internal combustion engines. As for specifics, I expect that we'll learn more about the first of GM's upcoming electric vehicles over the next few months. Some of the electric vehicles GM will offer in China are among the 20 Reuss promised by 2023.

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry attend #InvictusGames
Both were dressed in jeans, with the prince pairing it with a black polo shirt while his girlfriend wore a pale button-down shirt. After the game, Meghan accomplished another royal duty: shaking hands and chatting with the Australians and New Zealanders.

GM also revealed a new battery architecture that it said would provide greater flexibility to engineer cars and trucks in response to customer demand.

Charles Freese, GM executive director of global fuel cell business, said SURUS is designed for a "wide range of applications", including freight and emergency rescue vehicles such as ambulances and military vehicles for disaster relief efforts. The company offered sneak peeks of three electric vehicle prototypes: a Buick brand sport utility vehicle, a sporty Cadillac wagon and a futuristic pod auto wearing a Bolt badge.

GM has been a pioneer in the development of fuel-cell technology, putting its first prototype on the road four decades ago.

The company's all-electric Chevy Bolt went on sale earlier this year in California and select markets and has recently begun nationwide sales. That's right - they think these 10 stocks are even better buys.

Government mandates, including the latest version of the California ZEV rules, are leading to a rapid adoption of alternative powertrain technologies - even though President Donald Trump's EPA is expected to roll back the strict US fuel economy rules set to phase in through 2025. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Leave Your Comment

Leave Your Comment

Latest News

Breaking News


Iran, Iraq forces to hold joint border drills after Kurd vote

That's due to tensions over an independence referendum held this week in Iraq's Kurdish region and disputed territories. On Saturday, Erdogan said Iraqi Kurdistan "will pay a price" for the "unacceptable" referendum , without elaborating.

Dolphins offense in trouble, Gase dismisses benching Cutler

That one interception ended Miami's best scoring chance because it came on a misplaced fade pass intended for Julius Thomas . Lattimore, who has good size at 6-foot, 193 pounds, will be tested by a player who has good chemistry with QB Jay Cutler .

IL basketball: No information to suggest involvement in college basketball corruption scheme

Court documents show Evans took at least $22,000 in bribe money to direct basketball players to agents or financial advisers. Underwood and Evans also spent five seasons together on Frank Martin's staffs at Kansas State and SC .

Trump waives Jones Act shipping restrictions for hurricane-battered Puerto Rico

In Washington Thursday, House Democrats called for immediate legislation to assist Puerto Rico and the U.S. By waiving the Jones Act, the USA will allow for more rapid delivery of aid to Puerto Rico.

Trump on firing Price for taxpayer-funded private jet use: 'We'll see'

The letter also accused Price of using insider information to trade healthcare stocks when he was a member of Congress. Price has taken as many as 24 private flights in the past few months, costing the government an estimated $300,000.

Shifty Maria could prompt storm watch here by tomorrow

The hurricane claimed the lives of 30 people in the Caribbean, including at least 15 people in the small island Dominica. Panovich says by the time it reaches the Outer Banks, Maria should either be a weak hurricane or a strong tropical storm.

Uber Boss Responds To Ban And Petition — Exclusive Interview

Mr McDonnell showed no sympathy for the USA firm and revealed that he had never travelled in an Uber cab. He further tweeted an appeal to people of London to "work with us" in solving the issue.

New Zealand's ruling party ahead in election, set for coalition talks

Labour's Greg O'Connor has won the electorate of Ohariu, the seat previously held by United Future's Peter Dunne for 33 years. A record 1.2 million votes were cast in advance, but neither major party was expected to win an outright majority.

Crude Settles Down Ahead Of API Reading On US Stockpiles

Brent for November settlement dropped 3 cents to $56.26/bbl on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. US crude futures climbed 1.2% to $50.09 a barrel, and Brent rose 1.2% to $55.80 per barrel.

Kylie Jenner is pregnant

People confirms that the 20-year-old makeup mogul is expecting her first baby and is due to give birth in February 2018. Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott have been dating since April. " Kylie and Travis are doing great", said the source.