Transport

Electric Truck Unicorn Rivian, Backed By Amazon And Ford, Lands $350 Million

Billionaire Li Shufu Buys Stake In Volocopter, Aims To Launch Flying Taxi

Dubai Metro Records 1.5 billion Passengers In 10 Years

Uber And Careem’s Cheapest Options In Dubai Are Now No More

John DeLorean Reinvented The Dream Car. Then He Totaled It.

The Roads Less Traveled: NEXT Trucking's Path To A Lucrative Niche—And A $500

Thinking About Buying an Electric Vehicle? Here Are the Best EVs of 2019

Hauling With Hydrogen: DHL Adding Fuel Cell Vans To Its Delivery Fleet

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4 days ago

Electric Truck Unicorn Rivian, Backed By Amazon And Ford, Lands $350 Million Investment From Cox

Cox Automotive is investing in the rechargeable truck startup that's raised at least $2 billion and may partner with it on service, logistics and other business operations.
By Alan Ohnsman 6 min read
5 days ago

Billionaire Li Shufu Buys Stake In Volocopter, Aims To Launch Flying Taxi Service In China

His Zhejiang Geely Holding Group is leading a $55 million investment round in the German company, which is developing an electric multirotor air taxi that it aims to launch by 2022.
6 days ago

Dubai Metro Records 1.5 billion Passengers In 10 Years

In August, the RTA announced that Dubai Metro was used by 18.1 million riders in the first half of 2019.
By Samar Khouri 6 min read
1 week ago

Uber And Careem’s Cheapest Options In Dubai Are Now No More

Both services were reportedly were part of a pilot project that was sanctioned by the regulator RTA.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
1 month ago

John DeLorean Reinvented The Dream Car. Then He Totaled It.

John Zachary DeLorean was a flamboyant, aggressive business executive who tried, and failed, to create the greatest sports car the world had ever seen.
By Chuck Tannert 45 min read
1 month ago

The Roads Less Traveled: NEXT Trucking's Path To A Lucrative Niche—And A $500 Million Valuation

NEXT Trucking has raised $125 million from VCs like Sequoia Capital—most recently at a $500 million valuation—for its four-year-old smartphone app.
By Alan Ohnsman 12 min read
2 months ago

Thinking About Buying an Electric Vehicle? Here Are the Best EVs of 2019

The biggest vehicle manufacturers in the world are competing to offer the best features and specifications as well as the perfect price.    
By Fouzia Azzab 4 min read
3 months ago

Hauling With Hydrogen: DHL Adding Fuel Cell Vans To Its Delivery Fleet

DHL didn’t provide details of how much it’s spending on the van program, though Plug Power receives at least $20,000 per vehicle, said CEO Andy Marsh.
By Alan Ohnsman 9 min read