Jeep and Ram partner with Bono's (RED) organization for special-edition vehicles

Auto brands Jeep, Ram Trucks and Fiat are partnering with U2 frontman Bono's (RED) organization to offer special-edition vehicles, aimed at raising more than $4 million to fight against health crises. The vehicles will include "(RED)" editions of the Jeep Compass and Renegade small SUVs, Ram 1500 pickup and, for Europe, an electric version of the […]

Toyota tops GM sales in the U.S., expected to be America's best-selling automaker

Toyota sold 688,813 vehicles during the second quarter, topping GM's sales of 688,236 vehicles. The last time GM wasn't the best-selling automaker for a quarter was when Ford outsold them during the Great Recession in the third quarter of 1998, Edmunds reports. In this article F 7203.T-JP 6201.T-JP Toyota Motor outsold General Motors in the […]

Everything investors should know from EV start-up Canoo's investor day

Electric vehicle start-up Canoo attempted to assure investors that it has a solid, and real, business plan following concerns over abrupt changes in the company. Speaking at the company's investor day, Canoo CEO and Chairman Tony Aquila reiterated many of the company's technological claims as well as plans to build three new EVs, including a […]

Ford begins shipping new Bronco SUVs for consumers

Ford started shipping Bronco SUVs from its Michigan Assembly plant on Monday. The Bronco is viewed as one of the most critical nonelectric product launches for Ford in years. It is expected to be the flagship model for a new Bronco family of vehicles. In this article F DETROIT — Ford Bronco SUVs are rolling […]

Stitch Fix shares soar as sales top estimates, styling service raises full-year outlook

Stitch Fix shares soared after the online shopping and styling service reported a narrower-than-expected loss in its fiscal third-quarter. Sales topped analysts' estimates, driven by consumers refreshing their wardrobes and looking for styles in new sizes. Stitch Fix raised its revenue outlook for the full year, after previously lowering it due to the uncertainty stemming […]

Ford names new F-150 electric pickup Lightning with plans to reveal it May 19

Ford's upcoming all-electric F-150 pickup truck will be called Lightning. The name was last used by the automaker for street performance trucks in the 1990s. The F-150 Lightning will be unveiled at 9:30 p.m. EDT on May 19. In this article F TSLA GM DETROIT – Ford Motor's upcoming all-electric F-150 pickup truck will be […]

WHO classifies triple-mutant Covid variant from India as global health risk

A WHO official said Monday it is reclassifying the highly contagious triple-mutant Covid variant spreading in India as a "variant of concern" at the global level. Maria Van Kerkhove, the WHO's technical lead for Covid-19, said the agency will provide more details in its situation report Tuesday. She added preliminary studies show the variant can […]

‘Long Covid’ isn’t well understood but these are possible symptoms, top CDC doctor says

Dr. John Brooks, chief medical officer for the CDC's Covid-19 response, said people shouldn't hesitate to see a doctor about lingering Covid symptoms. The condition, colloquially known as "long Covid," is still not well understood. Symptoms can include chest pain, difficulty breathing and trouble thinking clearly. Older Americans, women and people who are obese appear […]