Ed Ludlow

Business, Technology, Fuel

Electric Car Startup Fisker Misses Deadline for Supply Deal With VW

Fisker Inc. Ocean electric sports utility vehicle The Fisker Inc. Ocean electric sports utility vehicle. (Bridget Bennett/Bloomberg News)

Fisker Inc. missed a self-imposed deadline for a technology-sharing deal with Volkswagen AG that the electric-vehicle startup had described as key to cutting costs.

Ed Ludlow | Bloomberg News
July 31, 2020
Business, Technology, Fuel

Nikola Breaks Ground on Arizona Plant

The Nikola Two fuel-cell powered big rig hauler, set for production in 2023. The Nikola Two fuel-cell powered big rig hauler, set for production in 2023. (Nikola)

Nikola Corp. broke ground July 23 on a new electric-truck factory in Coolidge, Ariz., that it hopes to open next year, but first the startup needs to figure out a way to pay for the 1 million square-foot facility and other expenses with little cash on hand.

Ed Ludlow | Bloomberg News
July 23, 2020
Business, Safety

N.Y. Auto Show Likely to Be Delayed to August Because of Virus

2019 Mazda CX-5 The 2019 Mazda CX-5 is shown at the New York Auto Show on April 17, 2019. (Mark Lennihan/Associated Press)

The annual New York auto show probably will be pushed back to August from April due to the coronavirus.

Ed Ludlow | Bloomberg News
March 10, 2020