https://www.auto123.com - The range of the Hyundai Kona Electric has just been announced. At 415 km on a full charge, it surpasses the Chevrolet Bolt.
http://www.autonews.com - Lyft and Aptiv declined to provide financial details, but both companies "are making money on this," says a Lyft official.
https://www.cnet.com - 258 miles isn't anything to shake a stick at.
http://www.thedrive.com - On Sunday, the Connecticut State Police intercepted a convoy of 10 supercars accused of blocking traffic and driving slowly. Authorities received several calls complaining of a group of "racing type cars" driving slowly on southbound Route 15 between New Haven and Hamden, Connecticut.
http://www.thedrive.com - While the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is primarily a show dedicated to high-dollar classics—Duesenbergs, 250 GTOs, Bugattis and what have you—the event organizers have also carved out a piece of the Monterey venue to display the cars of the future. During the famed event, the Concept Lawn serves as a home for pre-production cars, as well as some radical concept vehicles.
https://www.greencarreports.com - It's back-to-school time and some families want electric cars. Last week, we asked our Twitter followers which plug-in car they might choose to send their kids back to school.
http://www.thedrive.com - Lyft claims to have completed more than 5,000 rides in prototype self-driving cars with partner Aptiv, reports Reuters. The ride-hailing company is steadily making progress on autonomous driving tech while rival Uber stands still.
https://www.greencarreports.com - The 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric boasts the greatest range of any electric car built by a full-range automaker: 258 miles, according to the EPA. That bests the Nissan Leaf's 151 miles and Chevrolet Bolt EV's 238 miles, and it nearly ties the Tesla Model S 75D's 259-mile range.
https://markets.businessinsider.com - Morgan Stanley has joined Goldman Sachs in restricting its research coverage of Tesla. Elon Musk is attempting to take the electric-car maker private and has begun tapping banks for services.
https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com - Writing up a post about GM’s activities in Uzbekistan got us thinking about badge-engineered cars. Not just those produced by The General, although there are plenty of examples of those, but all of the just-different-enough models around the world.