Business, Technology

Tesla to Supply Hilton Hotels With 20,000 EV Chargers

EV charging at Hilton

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. is partnering with Tesla Inc. to install 20,000 universal electrical vehicle chargers at 2,000 of its hotels in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
September 7, 2023
Government, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Tesla Ordered by NHTSA to Address New Issue Over Autopilot

Tesla signage in Japan

Tesla is facing increased scrutiny from federal regulators over a possible work-around of monitoring meant to keep drivers’ hands on the wheel while using Tesla's Autopilot system.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
August 29, 2023
Government, Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Congress Wades Into Self-Driving Debate With New House Bills

The U.S. Capitol at sundown

Congress is wading into the debate over whether automakers should be allowed to sell more self-driving cars while manufacturers seek federal permission to expand testing of the technology.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
July 25, 2023
Government, Business, Safety

Carmaker Lobbying Group Pushes Back on EPA Pollution Plan

Drivers on a LA highway

The Biden administration’s proposal to crack down on vehicle pollution with strict tailpipe emission limits isn’t achievable by 2032, according to an auto industry trade group.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
June 29, 2023
Government, Business, Technology

All Tesla Model 3s Now Eligible for Full $7,500 Tax Credit

Tesla Model 3

All of Tesla Inc.’s Model 3 sedans are now eligible for the full U.S. tax credit under new criteria for battery sourcing set by the Treasury Department.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
June 6, 2023
Government, Business, Fuel

GM, Stellantis Fined for Missing Fuel Efficiency Targets

A GMC Denali

General Motors Co. and Stellantis NV paid a combined $363 million in civil penalties for failing to meet U.S. fuel efficiency standards, according to filings with federal regulators.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
June 2, 2023
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Biden Policy May Cost EV Makers Some Customers

President Joe Biden

Andrew Scott doesn’t know for sure yet, but the Biden administration may cost Hyundai his business.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
April 18, 2023
Government, Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Tesla Reports Another Fatality Involving Automated Driving


Tesla Inc. disclosed to U.S. regulators another fatal crash involving automated driver-assist systems, bringing its total to 17 since June 2021.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
April 17, 2023
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Tesla Autopilot Doesn’t Live Up to Name, Buttigieg Says

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg

Tesla Inc.’s "Autopilot" name for its trademark driver-assistance system lacks “common sense,” according to Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
March 14, 2023
Government, Business, Equipment

Volvo Group Hit With $130 Million Penalty Over Recall Issues

A low-emission Volvo truck

Volvo Group North America will pay a civil penalty of as much as $130 million under an arrangement with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Keith Laing | Bloomberg News
January 30, 2023