Month: July 2014

Tesla earnings beat estimates, Gigafactory construction imminent

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Tesla’s Q2 earnings beat Wall Street estimates, yet shares are tumbling in after-hours trading. The company says it’s still on track to deliver 35,000 Model S units by year’s end.



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Cadillac adds a bit more sport to its smallest car with the 2015 ATS Coupe (pictures)

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To properly compete with the BMW and Mercedes-Benz options, Cadillac needed a two-door version of its ATS sedan. Here it is in the sheetmetal.



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2015 Cadillac ATS coupe loses two doors, gains speed, styling, and LTE

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The Cadillac ATS was one of our favorite new cars of 2013. A year later it’s getting a significant visual refresh plus an extra dose of power and connectivity. We take it for a spin.



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$42 off Garmin nuvi 42LM Essential Series 4.3″ GPS w/ lifetime maps at Best Buy

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$42 off Garmin nuvi 42LM Essential Series 4.3″ GPS w/ lifetime maps



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Ford invites hackers to use Los Angeles city data

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In what it bills the first developer conference hosted by an automaker during CTIA Super Mobility Week, Ford will run a hackathon where developers can build apps using data sets supplied by Los Angeles.



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2014 BMW 328d xDrive Sports Wagon (pictures)

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The modestly spec’d BMW Sport Wagon doesn’t attract attention to itself, but it’s an excellent driver and matches efficiency with pretty good performance.



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Tesla, Panasonic sign Gigafactory battery deal

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With its lower-priced Model 3 on the way, Tesla’s likely to see higher demand — and if it’s going to crank out more electric cars, it’ll need lots more batteries.



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