Walmart already pre-ordered Tesla’s electric semi trucks

Tesla took the wraps off its all-new electric semi truck this past week after months of anticipation. We still don’t know how much the truck will end up costing, but that didn’t stop retailing giant Walmart from pre-ordering 15 semi trucks to join its transportation fleet. Walmart’s enormous fleet has 6,000 trucks making deliveries across the U.S. […]

Ford Bronco and Ranger are coming back

Thanks in large part to consumer demand, Ford this week said it’s officially bringing back the Bronco and Ranger. The automaker unveiled the news at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, along with some details about what to expect. “We’ve heard our customers loud and clear,” said Ford’s Joe Hinrichs, president of The Americas. “They […]

Uber makes 1 billionth trip, passenger gets a year of free Uber rides

Uber recently announced that, back on Christmas Eve, two riders in London officially made the company’s 1 billionth trip. Driver Ara picked up passenger Marvin in London Fields, Hackney in a blue Honda Insight and made the £5 trip to Hoxton, Uber said in a blog post announcing the news. The duo gets a pretty sweet […]

Tesla’s Model S “Ludicrous mode” does 0 – 60mph in 2.8 seconds

Tesla is well-known for pushing the envelope. Earlier this year, the carmaker unleashed the Model S P85D, which came with an option literally called Insane Mode. But that wasn’t enough. Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to go faster. During a conference call on Friday, Musk announced a series of battery upgrades, including a new Model […]