AutoNews Now: Audi targets EV mass market with Q4 e-tron

Audi targets EV mass market with Q4 e-tron | GM, LG said to be planning Tenn. battery plant | Ford's electric CUV? | Geely mulls Lotus fundraiser | Honda's next Civic | A special NissanRead More

First Shift: Ford to launch 'BlueCruise' hands-free driver-assist system in Q3

Ford to launch 'BlueCruise' hands-free driver-assist system in Q3 | D3 oppose voting restrictions | Senate eyes quick chip vote | Mazda EV coming to Calif. first | Toyota promotes execsRead More

Why Coinbase's Trading Debut Is a Cryptocurrency Coming-Out Party

#styln-signup .styln-signup-wrapper { max-width: calc(100% - 40px); width: 600px; margin: 20px auto; padding-bottom: 20px; border-bottom: 1px solid #e2e2e2; } SAN FRANCISCO — Digital currency, once mocked as a tool for criminals and reckless speculators, is sliding into the mainstream.Traditional banks are helping investors...

How to Use Technology to Prepare for Travel During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Even as vaccines make it safer to travel, planning a trip is becoming increasingly complicated.With coronavirus vaccines now readily available, you might have ambitions to venture far from home. Government officials, after all, say traveling is a low-risk activity for the inoculated.But the sheer amount of preparation needed to travel during the pandemic...

With Earnings Soaring, Wall Street Banks See Economic Boom Ahead

The banks said they released large chunks of money that had been set aside to cushion themselves from losses caused by the pandemic. #styln-signup .styln-signup-wrapper { max-width: calc(100% - 40px); width: 600px; margin: 20px auto; padding-bottom: 20px; border-bottom: 1px solid #e2e2e2; } The mood on Wall Street is decidedly...

Somalia’s President Extends Term by Two Years, Drawing Condemnation

His four-year term expired, President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed signed a contentious law that critics fear could plunge the fragile country into renewed, possibly violent, turmoil.NAIROBI, Kenya — In a highly contentious move, Somalia’s president has extended his own term in office by two years, drawing condemnation from the United States and other...

Phoenix near top in US ranking for industrial construction in 2021

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INSPECT POINT TO EXHIBIT/ SPEAK AT NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FIRE EQUIPMENT DISTRIBUTORS (NAFED) SHOWS & PODCAST LIVE

Inspect Point's Fire Protection Podcast will be the first podcast to broadcast live from the trade show floor! TROY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, April 14, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Today Inspect Point announced that they will be exhibiting at … Read More

Home builders nervous about $25,000 hit as government deadline looms

… signed Labor and construction industry groups both … change to the construction commencement date, suggesting … leveraging significant investment into residential construction — this change would … the pipeline of residential construction work created by … Read More

VX Global Announces High Yield Debt Equity Fund

… valuation or market fluctuations. Industry Construction Production - 10 Million Dollar … massive and outdated trillion-dollar building construction market, starting with the rapidly … Read More

Auscrete Corporation Announces Development of Green Technology to Address the Enormous Need for Affordable, Efficient Housing

… developed a green technology regarding construction of affordable, efficient and … . “Our proprietary technology for constructing green energy efficient homes gives … meet and generously exceed International Building Codes. Additionally, the added benefits … Read More

Ford board member Jon Huntsman named to senior policy position

Huntsman, a former governor of Utah and U.S. ambassador, will advise CEO Jim Farley and Executive Chairman Bill Ford on "strategic policy matters" Read More

Ford delays return-to-work plans until October

The automaker had previously planned to bring back salaried employees in July as part of a new hybrid work model but modified its plans after Michigan officials extended a ban on non-essential office work. Read More

Public, private sector engagement key to smart cities, experts say

Public-private partnerships can push smart cities and smart infrastructure forward, experts said during a virtual SAE event. Read More

Experts seek to address connected-, autonomous-vehicle energy consumption

A variety of factors influence a vehicle's energy consumption, panelists said. Read More

Battery recycling startup plans new U.S. plant to feed EV boom

The center, to be located near Phoenix, will be capable of processing up to 10,000 metric tons of end-of-life batteries and battery-manufacturing scrap per year. That’s equal to about 20,000 EVs. Read More

Single-store Honda dealer adds 3 dealerships near Gulf Coast

Ryan Mayer, president of Tameron Gulf Coast dealership group, in the past few weeks has purchased three dealerships: a Kia store in Mississippi and Buick-GMC and Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram-Fiat dealerships in Alabama. Read More

Ford cuts F-150 output for 2 more weeks amid chip shortage

The automaker plans additional downtime at the Chicago, Flat Rock, Kansas City and Kentucky Truck assembly plants this month and next, in addition to limited production at its Ohio assembly plant.Read More

GM to announce second U.S. battery plant, in Tenn., with LG Chem, report says

The plant will use a different, more cost-effective battery chemistry than the one the companies will offer from the joint-venture plant they are building in Ohio, Reuters reported.Read More

Audi attacks EV mass market with Q4 e-tron

The Q4 e-tron, which comes in two versions, adds an entry-level EV to the brand’s expanding lineup of battery-powered vehicles.Read More