Ville Heiskanen

Government, Business, Technology, Fuel

Tesla Keeps China Growth Going With Record Registrations

A Tesla Model 3 moves off an assembly line during a ceremony at the company's Gigafactory in Shanghai in 2019. A Tesla Model 3 moves off an assembly line during a ceremony at the company's Gigafactory in Shanghai in 2019. (Qilai Shen/Bloomberg News)

Tesla Inc. kept growing in China last month, with registrations of its electric vehicles jumping to a record in the world’s largest market as the coronavirus outbreak receded.

Ville Heiskanen | Bloomberg News
July 17, 2020
Business

Moody’s Lowers Toyota Credit Outlook on Industry Challenges

Toyota Motor Corp. badge. Moody's lowered Toyota's credit outlook due to to industry struggles. (Akio Kon/Bloomberg News)

Toyota Motor Corp. had its credit outlook lowered by Moody’s Investors Service, showing even the world’s most valuable carmaker isn’t safe from turmoil in the industry.

Ville Heiskanen | Bloomberg News
January 23, 2020
Government, Business, Technology, Logistics

Shanghai Tesla Factory Key to CEO Elon Musk’s Ambitions

Tesla A significant amount of progress has been made on Tesla's new factory in China. (Qilai Shen/Bloomberg News)

Three months after groundbreaking, Tesla Inc. is rushing to complete its multibillion-dollar factory on the outskirts of Shanghai to capitalize on growing demand in the world’s largest electric car market.

Ville Heiskanen | Bloomberg News
April 29, 2019
Business, Technology

Hyundai Plans $40 Billion in Spending Over Next Five Years

Hyundai Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg News

Hyundai Motor Co. joined automakers pledging massive spending in the years ahead to address the industry’s transformation and fend off new competition from the likes of Tesla Inc.

Ville Heiskanen | Bloomberg News
February 27, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Sets Goal of Making 500,000 Cars in 2019

Tesla David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News

Elon Musk said Tesla Inc. will make about 500,000 cars this year, a prediction that’s difficult to gauge given the CEO’s proclivity for setting stretch goals.

Ville Heiskanen | Bloomberg News
February 20, 2019