Maserati might go Electric

“I think we’re now in a position to acknowledge that at least one of our brands; and in particular Maserati, will, when it completes the development of its next two models, effectively switch all of its’ portfolio to electrification,” the company’s CEO Sergio Marchionne told the press.

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Will Pacifica Save Fiat Chrysler?

Instead it is rideshare drivers; those hardworking immigrants and unemployed factory workers who make their living through Uber and Lyft that will make Pacifica a hit. As I noted last year the Pacifica seems designed for ridesharing. Some of its basic features include:

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Is Cummins Making Money?

That makes Cummins a great way of hedging for the advent of electric vehicles (EVs). If EVs come Cummins will make a lot of money providing the powertrains for them, if they do not it still has a lucrative diesel business to fall back upon. Persons that want to make a bet on electric vehicles should ignore the money losing Tesla and invest in Cummins instead.

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Should Investors Stay away from GM?

General Motors has not made money off vehicle sales in Europe since the 20th Century; an analysis by Karain indicates, yet it waited until March 5 to sell its European Division. That division includes two storied brands Germany’s Opel and Britain’s Vauxhall, a European financing division, 11 manufacturing plants and an engineering center.

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Ford Gambles Big on Self-Driving Cars

Okay, so Ford is a great company that is making a lot of money, but is self-driving vehicle technology a wise investment? Maybe not, even some of Ford’s executives have serious doubts about its profitability.

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