Alan Ohnsman

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6 days ago

Waymo Tops Self-Driving Car ‘Disengagement’ Stats As GM Cruise Gains And Tesla Is AWOL

Although self driving cars have been touted as the gamechanging factor in urban mobility, the limited available information shows that these vehicles continue to disengage during their testing phase.
By Alan Ohnsman 12 min read
2 weeks ago

Tesla Reports Profit For Second Straight Quarter, Says CFO To Exit

The results were a company first, but staying in the black will be a struggle due to restructuring costs and delayed revenue from overseas sales of Model 3 electric cars.
By Alan Ohnsman 16 min read
3 weeks ago

Porsche Borrows From Tesla’s Playbook With Fast-Charge Network For Taycan EV

The German luxury company said it will offer three years of charging at hundreds of stations operated across the U.S.
By Alan Ohnsman 8 min read
3 weeks ago

Women Aren’t Running Self-Driving Car Startups; Zoox Is About To Change That

The Foster City, California-based company announced last week that Aicha Evans, formerly Intel’s chief strategy officer, will become its CEO on February 26.
By Alan Ohnsman 13 min read
3 weeks ago

Tesla's Share Slump Deepens On Cuts In Model S, X Production

Tesla's shares are down more than 17% since announcing plans on January 18 to cut its workforce by 7% across all operations, affecting about 3,000 people.
By Alan Ohnsman 7 min read
4 weeks ago

Waymo Adding A Michigan Factory And ‘Hundreds' Of Jobs To Build Self-Driving Vehicles

Waymo said it plans to set up an assembly facility in Michigan to manufacture self-driving vehicles for its fast-growing fleet.
By Alan Ohnsman 8 min read
1 month ago

Tesla Cutting More Jobs As Elon Musk Talks Of ‘Difficult’ Road Ahead

Tesla is shedding a further 7% of its workforce seven months after implementing an even bigger round of reductions.
By Alan Ohnsman 11 min read
1 month ago

Not So Fast: Can Elon Musk Really Open Tesla's China Gigafactory This Year?

Musk had earlier said that Tesla's first Chinese Gigafactory could be operational in about 11 months - a target that manufacturing experts are skptic about. 
By Alan Ohnsman 11 min read