General Motors has announced plans to invest $22 million into its Spring Hill Tennessee plant to build a new variant of V8 engine for the company’s large pickups and SUVs. The new engine has amazing potential.
Ford is said to be revealing a new compact SUV to serve as a replacement for the Kuga SUV for the European market. The announcement is part of Ford’s plan to make Europe one of its more profitable areas.
The self-driving car company Waymo is expanding into Michigan by planning to build a 200,000 sq. foot manufacturing center at a $13.6 million cost, with the potential to hire four-hundred employees as a result.
Diesel car drivers are facing a possible reality of a fuel hike if they drive in London, England. The increase in cost is said to be around £24 (approx. $31 USD) due to an introduction of an Ultra-Low Emissions Zone.
Many people might think that the traditional gas powered vehicle is on its last legs and basically dead. However, that may not be the case just yet, according to representatives present at the Detroit Auto Show.
Many people believe an outright ban on vehicles that use petrol or diesel will result in less pollution. As a result, the UK plans to ensure that all new vehicles are at a zero emission standard by the year 2040.
The world of electric vehicles seems to be getting some more attention from traditional dealers and creators of combustion engine vehicles, potentially creating a shift to the hybrid and electric market.